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Police investigating person struck by a train in Forest Hill

Police in Forest Hill are investigating a major accident reportedly involving a person struck by a train.

The incident occurred on the railroad tracks in Forest Hill. Forest Hill FD and MedStar EMS responded to the scene as well. Unknown specific location, but reports indicate off Hartman Road.

MedStar EMS has ground transported a patient to JPS with major injuries as a result of this crash. The victim was pinned and had to be extricated from the scene.

No additional details at this time.

UPDATE: 23-year-old dies in motorcycle crash this afternoon in Azle

Here is a quick update to the incident we posted earlier today.

According to Tarrant County Medical Examiner records, a 23-year-old died at JPS shortly after being airlifted to the facility from a motorcycle crash in south Azle.

Azle Fire and Police responded to the scene in the 500 block of Wells-Burnett Road at Beverly Road. CareFlite airlifted the victim to JPS where he subsequently passed away.

There are no additional details at this time.

Arlington police investigating fatal motorcycle crash

The Arlington police and fire departments responded to a major accident this evening around 6:38pm in the 1400 block of E. Abram Street.

Officers received a call of a crash involving a pickup truck and a motorcycle at the intersection of E. Abram Street and Overhill Drive. A pickup truck turned left to go westbound on Abram from northbound Overhill and struck a motorcycle traveling eastbound on Abram. The rider was ejected from the bike.

The motorcyclist was pronounced deceased at the scene. Investigators do not believe the motorcyclist was wearing a helmet. The driver of the pickup truck remained at the scene and is cooperating with investigators. At this point, no charges have been filed.

The investigation is still ongoing.

One person airlifted to hospital following motorcycle crash in Azle

At around 2pm this afternoon, Azle Fire/EMS and police responded to the scene of a major accident involving a motorcycle at the intersection of Wells-Burnett Road and Beverly Road in south Azle.

CareFlite was called to the scene and airlifted one person to JPS. Unknown severity of injuries at this time.

The roadway is blocked in the area while police clean up the scene. It is best to avoid.

Dallas police arrest man accused of killing two people overnight Friday

Dallas police detectives have arrested a man accused of killing two people overnight Friday.

Police officers responded to the Coronado Apartments complex near White Rock Lake early Friday morning regarding an active shooter on foot in the area. When officers made entry into an apartment unit at the complex, they located a 31-year-old male and 34-year-old female deceased.

Police say a 40-year-old male has been arrested charged with Capital Murder in this case.

Two people shot, one fatally, at Deep Ellum parking lot

The Dallas Police Department says a 28-year-old man was shot dead and a second victim was wounded in an overnight shooting at a Deep Ellum parking lot.

Officers responded to the scene around 2:45am in the 2600 block of Main Street. The 28-year-old victim was shot multiple times and transported to an area hospital where he died. The second victim was shot while sitting inside of a vehicle at the parking lot. He was transported to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Anyone with information regarding this homicide is asked to contact the Dallas Police Homicide Unit at 214-671-4236.

Emergency responders working serious rollover crash in Hill County

Multiple agencies including the 2604 VFD, CareFlite ground EMS, and multiple law enforcement are on scene of a major accident near the 5700 block of FM 933 at County Road 1201.

Two medical helicopters, one from CareFlite and one from Air Evac Lifeteam, have responded to the scene.

Reports indicate a vehicle has overturned, possibly off the roadway.

It is best to avoid this area.

Tornado damage reported in Greenville (Hunt County)

Multiple firefighters, police officers, and emergency personnel are reporting serious damage in Greenville as a result of a possible tornado. The damage is reported in and around downtown Greenville.

Units have requested the assistance of available fire departments within the county. Help has also been dispatched from Rockwall and Collin counties.

Reports indicate building damage, trees down, and power lines impacted.

Ambulances have been dispatched to the area, but are staging in case any injuries are reported.

Tornado WATCH issued for North Texas – including DFW Metroplex – until midnight

The National Weather Service has issued a Tornado WATCH for a large portion of north and northeast Texas until midnight tonight. The DFW Metroplex is included in this weather watch.

Storm development is expected this evening across portions of North Texas. Any storm that forms will have the capability of producing large hail, severe winds, and a tornado. You can also expect heavy rainfall and frequent lightning with any storms.

A watch means atmospheric conditions are favorable for severe weather and tornadoes. A warning means a severe or tornado threat is imminent. Watch means pay attention. Warning means get into shelter!

Stay tuned to the weather throughout the late afternoon and evening!

17-year-old found shot dead in east Dallas

Yesterday evening at around 5:14pm, Dallas police responded to the scene of a shooting in the 3600 block of Cedar Lake Drive. When officers arrived, they located a 17-year-old male deceased from a gunshot wound to the head. He was located inside of a pickup truck.

No suspects are in custody at this time. The investigation is ongoing.

Dallas Police ask anyone with information to contact their Homicide Unit at 214-671-3676.

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