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Pedestrian dies attempting to cross I30 in Dallas

The Dallas County Sheriffs Office says a male was struck and killed by two vehicles this morning as he attempted to cross the highway on foot.

DSO and DFR responded to the scene in the main lanes of I30 near Beckley Ave around 5:11AM.

Police say a man was attempting to cross the freeway on foot when he was struck by a Toyota truck and an 18-wheeler. The 18-wheeler jack-knifed and partially leaked fluids into the roadway.

Detectives believe the deceased male is in his late 40’s, but the Dallas County Medical Examiner will make positive identification of the victim.

No additional details to provide at this time.

Driver dies in multi-vehicle fire crash on I20 in Dallas

The Dallas County Sheriffs Office and Dallas Fire-Rescue responded to a serious crash with vehicle fire along eastbound I20 near Mountain Creek Parkway last night (Sunday) at around 11:32PM.

When emergency responders arrived on the scene, they located a fiery crash involving a truck and travel tailer and a vehicle. Firefighters put the fire out, and located a deceased person inside the vehicle.

A preliminary investigation of the scene reveals the truck and trailer had stopped on the left shoulder of the freeway due to a mechanical issue. The vehicle impacted the truck and trailer, killing its driver on impact. Police say there were reports that a small vehicle matching the description of the one involved had been speeding prior to the crash.

The Tarrant County Medical Examiner will confirm identification, but DSO says they believe the deceased is a 26-year-old white female.

No other details have been released.

Search continues for missing man on Lake Granbury

Multiple law enforcement and fire/EMS agencies have been searching for a man reported missing on Lake Granbury since late Saturday night.

Emergency responders were called to Lake Granbury on Saturday night at around 11:30PM for a boater who either fell or jumped off a boat and did not resurface. Brazos River Authority, Texas Game Wardens, and local firefighters with Granbury and Indian Harbor conducted searches on the water, but the man was not recovered.

Searches continued yesterday (Sunday) and this morning, but the man has not been recovered at this time.

One person shot in domestic violence situation at Duncanville Fieldhouse

Duncanville PD responded to a shooting this evening just before 5PM at the Duncanville Fieldhouse, 1700 S. Main Street, a sports facility located at the intersection of Highway 67 and Main Street.

When officers arrived on scene, one person was located with a gunshot wound. The adult male patient was transported to an area hospital in unknown condition.

Police have the actor in custody at this time. They say it is a domestic violence incident.

The incident is still under investigation at this time.

UPDATE: 2 dead, multiple injured in multi-vehicle crash on I35W in Burleson

Burleson FD and PD along with Alvarado FD, Medstar EMS, and multiple others responded to a serious crash involving multiple vehicles on southbound I35W near Bethesda Road just before 6:30PM this evening.

When emergency personnel arrived on scene, there were multiple vehicles involved with major damage. Several patients were located and triage began.

EMS declared two people deceased on the scene. They called for two (2) medical helicopters and multiple ground ambulances.

One of the helicopters was disregarded, but one continued. In total, one person was airlifted to JPS by CareFlite and five (5) patients were transported by ground ambulances.

Southbound lanes of I35W are still closed while police investigate the scene. Expect a fairly long closure.

UPDATE: Man dies in Forest Hill shooting

The Forest Hill Police Department is investigating the circumstances surrounding a fatal shooting last night in the 6800 block of Wagonet Road.

Emergency personnel responded to the scene and located an individual seriously injured from a gunshot wound. MedStar transported the patient to JPS with life-threatening injuries.

According to the Tarrant County Medical Examiner’s Office, he died at JPS shortly after arriving at the facility. He has been identified as a 25-year-old male who lived at the residence where this took place.

The investigation is still ongoing.

Two dead following crash on Highway 67 outside of Cleburne

The Cleburne Police Department is investigating a major accident with two fatalities in the 5600 block of Highway 67 west of town.

Multiple emergency responders were called to the crash on Highway 67 near the Bono VFD building.

According to Cleburne PD, a vehicle traveling westbound on the roadway pulled to the shoulder and attempted to make a u-turn. While attempting to turn around, the vehicle was impacted by another westbound vehicle.

Both occupants of the vehicle that attempted the u-turn were pronounced deceased on the scene. They have both been identified as a 39-year-old male and 37-year-old female from out of town. The driver of the other vehicle was not seriously injured.

The crash is still under investigation.

UPDATE: Vehicle causes fatal crash while attempting to u-turn on FM 51

Multiple agencies from Parker and Hood counties responded to a serious crash with fatality around 5:45PM this evening on FM 51 at the Walden Road intersection.

DPS troopers say a vehicle was northbound on FM 51 when, for an undetermined reason, pulled to the shoulder and initiated a u-turn to travel southbound on the roadway. The vehicle failed to yield to traffic, and was impacted by another northbound vehicle.

A passenger in the rear of vehicle attempting the u-turned was ejected and died at the scene. Two other occupants inside the vehicle were not seriously injured.

The deceased has been identified as a 32-year-old male from Joshua.

Motorcyclist airlifted to hospital after striking vehicle head-on near Alvarado

Multiple agencies responded to a serious crash involving a motorcycle this afternoon around 1:45PM on FM 917 just west of Treeline Drive in Johnson County.

It was determined that a motorcycle was traveling eastbound on FM 917 when the operator attempted to pass a vehicle in a no-passing zone. The motorcycle entered the oncoming lane of traffic, striking a vehicle head-on.

CareFlite was called to the scene. The motorcyclist was airlifted to the hospital with serious injuries. The driver of the vehicle was not injured.

The investigation is still ongoing.

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