The Lewisville Police Department has arrested an 18-year-old male and charged him with Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon after he stabbed a Lewisville woman taking out the trash.
According to a social media message sent to DFW Scanner by her son, the woman, who lives on Winston Drive in Lewisville, was taking out the trash last night (Monday) when she was approached by the suspect. He asked her if she had seen his little girl. After she said no, he reached out and stabbed her, and then fled on foot.
The woman was transported to the hospital with serious injuries. As of Tuesday evening, she remains in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU).
Lewisville PD says they have located the suspect and arrested him. He has been identified as an 18-year-old man. He faces a felony charge of Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon.
The motive for the stabbing has yet to be released.
The TX Department of Public Safety is investigating a major accident involving a motorcycle that occurred this afternoon in the 5100 block of FM 920 outside of Peaster.
Multiple emergency responders were called to the scene, which reportedly involved a motorcycle and a pickup truck. Lifecare EMS requested the launch of a CareFlite medical helicopter to the scene.
Lanes of FM 920 were closed near the FM 1885 intersection for the helicopter landing zone and accident investigation.
The rider was airlifted to Harris Methodist Fort Worth, but was pronounced deceased in the hospital’s Emergency Room. He has been identified as a 73-year-old man who lived not far from the crash scene.
Additional details regarding the crash have not yet been released.
Emergency responders from the Fort Worth Fire Department, Police Department, and MedStar EMS responded to a major accident involving a vehicle that hit a pedestrian on Thursday, February 13th.
Police say a woman was walking toward a stopped bus from her apartment in the 9100 block of Normandale Street when she fell down. It was at this time that a vehicle struck her while turning into the apartment complex.
The driver stated he did not see the woman after making the turn.
The victim was transported to a local hospital, but pronounced deceased yesterday evening. She has been identified as a 60-year-old woman.
It has not yet been released if the driver will be charged.
The Plano Police Department is investigating a major accident involving a single vehicle that occurred overnight on Hedgecoxe Road.
Plano Fire and Police emergency responders were called to the scene along Hedgecoxe Road near Independence Parkway at 3:42AM. One vehicle had impacted a tree and split into pieces. The vehicle then caught fire.
Police have identified three occupants in the vehicle. All were pronounced deceased on the scene. The driver was an 18-year-old. A 16-year-old was in the front passenger’s seat and an 18-year-old was in the rear passenger seat.
The investigation is still in progress, but speed does appear to be a contributing factor.
All three teenagers were from Plano.
The Dallas Police Department is investigating a major accident involving a fatality that occurred this evening near the 2500 block of Cedar Springs Road at Routh Street.
DPD and DFR responded to the scene just before 5:00PM this evening. Police confirm a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle.
The pedestrian, a woman, has been pronounced deceased.
Officials say the driver fled the scene, but was soon apprehended. The driver is facing intoxication manslaughter charges.
The Dallas Fire Rescue and Police Department responded to a major accident involving a vehicle on fire early this morning in the 500 block of S. Masters Drive in the Pleasant Grove area.
According to officials, two vehicles were racing each other at high speeds along southbound Masters Drive. A vehicle was eastbound on Cushing Drive at the stop sign attempting to cross Masters Drive. As the vehicle entered the roadway, one of the racing vehicles struck the crossing vehicle. The driver of the crossing vehicle was ejected from the car before it caught fire. He was pronounced deceased at the scene.
The driver of the racing vehicle was transported from the scene with serious injuries. He has been identified as a 23-year-old male.
The second racing vehicle remained at the scene. Both drivers will be charged with racing causing death.
The innocent driver who died has been identified as a 45-year-old male.
Multiple law enforcement are investigating a major accident involving a motorcycle and a highway courtesy vehicle along westbound NW Loop 820 near Azle Ave.
Reports indicate a motorcycle crashed into the back of the courtesy Tarrant County pickup truck.
The rider was transported to JPS hospital with major injuries. This is now reported as a possible fatality.
Only the shoulder gets by near the crash scene. It is best to avoid this area.
The Dallas Police Department is investigating a shooting incident in the 1800 block of Stella Ave. They responded to the scene at 6:31PM this evening.
Officials confirm a 5-year-old victim was shot in the back and transported to Children’s Hospital via Dallas Fire-Rescue.
Police say the boy’s 10-year-old brother was playing with his parent’s pistol when he accidentally fired at least one shot.
The injured child is conscious, according to police. His condition has not yet been released at this time.
The Dallas Fire-Rescue has released additional information on their firefighter who suffered serious injuries this morning during a fire.
At around 1:49AM, Dallas Fire-Rescue responded to a report of a structure fire at a building in the 2600 block of Walnut Hill Lane (northwest Dallas).
As one firefighter attempted to gain access to the building using hand tools, a part of the burning building and roof collapsed onto him, knocking him down and engulfing him in the flames.
He was able to crawl away from the flames. Additional firefighters came to his aid. He was transported to Parkland Hospital with serious injuries.
“He is being admitted to Parkland Hospital for an undisclosed time, after suffering significant injuries to his back, foot as well as some minor burns to his neck; all of which are non-life-threatening.” He is in stable condition, but has a long road to recovery.
He has been with Dallas Fire-Rescue for 28 years.
Here is a video of the incident which was tweeted to DFW Scanner by one of our followers. The video may be disturbing to some viewers. Luckily, he will be OK. A close call.
The Little Elm Police Department is investigating a shooting incident that occurred overnight at a house in Little Elm.
According to officials, police responded to a house in the 2800 block of Quietwater Drive at 12:27AM this morning and located a man deceased from a gunshot wound. The Medical Examiner has identified the man as a 31-year-old male who lived at the house.
Police say there was a “violent disturbance” between the victim and his wife before the shooting, according to the wife. She was transported to the hospital for injuries sustained during the incident.
Four small children were found in the home unharmed.
The Tarrant County Medical Examiner’s Office has ruled his manner of death as a homicide.
The investigation is still ongoing at this time.