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Person struck, killed by TRE train near Bell Helicopter

The Fort Worth Police Department is investigating a fatality accident involving a pedestrian and a TRE train that occurred earlier this morning.

At around 4:15am, multiple emergency responders were called to the 3200 block of Bell Flight Blvd near the TRE Bell Station after an individual was struck by a train. Paramedics pronounced the victim deceased at the scene.

TRE passengers may have experienced a delay in the area due to this incident. According to an 8am update from DART Media, the incident has been cleared and service has resumed normal operations.

No other information has been released.

Two young males shot and killed at Haltom City park

The Haltom City Police Department is investigating a double homicide that occurred this afternoon in broad daylight at North Park, 5220 Denton Highway.

At around 3:30pm, Haltom City police officers were dispatched to a shooting at North Park near the basketball court. When officers arrived, they found two males with gunshot wounds. Paramedics from MedStar responded to the scene, but both were pronounced deceased at the scene.

Investigators are still working to identify suspects and determine what led to this incident.

Authorities say both victims are between the ages of 15 – 22, but would not comment specific age.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective St. John at 817-222-7032.

Banner photo courtesy of Michael Beard.

UPDATE

The victims from yesterday’s shooting have been identified as a 16-year-old male and 17-year-old male. Both juveniles were from North Richland Hills.

One of the victims was a student at Birdville High School.

“The Birdville ISD family sends their thoughts and prayers to the families of those impacted by the shooting at North Park in Haltom City on Monday afternoon. Though the off-campus shooting was not school related, a Birdville High student was killed. Additional details will be released by local law enforcement authorities when they are available,” said a Birdville ISD official in a statement.

The other juvenile attended Winfree Academy.

Haltom City police are still investigating the motive behind this crime. They do not believe there is any active and ongoing threat to the general public.

Man found shot dead at north Fort Worth home

The Fort Worth Police Department is investigating a shooting at a home in far north Fort Worth.

At 12:15pm, FWPD officers were called to a home in the 8500 block of Ranch Hand Trail after someone called 9-1-1 to report a man had been shot and was laying on the ground.

Officers and paramedics responded, but the man was pronounced deceased on the scene.

“All parties involved in this investigation are cooperating with the investigation,” Fort Worth police say.

The incident remains under investigation.

McKinney man arrested for murder after telling police he accidentally shot wife

The McKinney Police Department is investigating a murder that occurred Sunday afternoon at a home in the Avalon neighborhood of south McKinney.

At around 1:00pm, McKinney police dispatch received a 9-1-1 call from a man who stated he had accidentally shot his common-law wife while clearing out his gun, according to police.

Paramedics responded to the scene, but the woman was pronounced deceased at the scene.

Investigators with the McKinney Police Department investigated the circumstances told to them by the woman’s husband. Based on the evidence at hand, officers arrested the man and charged him with murder.

The incident remains under investigation.

Driver dies from injuries sustained in crash in Cleburne neighborhood

The Cleburne Police Department is investigating a fatality accident that occurred Sunday in the 1100 block of North Wilhite Street.

At around 12:20am in the morning, Cleburne police say the driver of a vehicle hit two parked and unoccupied cars along North Wilhite Street near Gresham Avenue.

Paramedics called for an air ambulance to airlift the injured male driver to a local hospital. He was transported to Texas Health Fort Worth, but shortly pronounced deceased. He has been identified as a 24-year-old male who lived a few blocks from the accident scene.

A 20-year-old Cleburne riding in the car was transported to a local hospital with minor injuries.

The crash is under investigation.

NEW: Intoxicated driver flown to hospital following head-on crash in Johnson County

The Texas Department of Public Safety is investigating a serious crash that occurred last Friday night, November 12th.

At around 8:21pm, several fire departments from Johnson County, AMR, and multiple law enforcement all responded to a multi-vehicle crash with entrapment on E. FM 917 near County Road 616 in the Lillian area.

First arriving responders located two vehicles involved with major damage. A preliminary investigation of the scene reveals the driver of an eastbound pickup truck clipped the back left of a semi truck traveling westbound, causing the pickup truck to then collide head-on with an SUV behind the semi truck.

The driver of the pickup truck was extricated by firefighters and transported by CareFlite air ambulance to JPS with serious injuries. Authorities took a blood draw from the driver at the hospital and they are awaiting results. Police have charged the 49-year-old man with Driving While Intoxicated – 2nd Offense.

The driver and passenger of the SUV were transported to Mansfield Methodist hospital for treatment of their injuries.

The crash remains under investigation.

(Photo: Rendon Fire Department on Instagram)

Irving police looking for driver who hit infant after child fell from moving vehicle

The Irving Police Department is investigating a serious accident involving an infant child that occurred earlier this morning at the intersection of N. MacArthur Blvd and Ranchview Drive.

At around 10:30am, an 8-month-old child fell from a moving vehicle and into the intersection. Details on how or why the young child fell from the car have not yet been released.

After the infant fell out of the car, a second vehicle hit the child in the intersection and continued without stopping to render aid. Police describe the possible vehicle as a black sedan.

Authorities have not stated the infant’s medical condition.

If you witnessed this crash or know any information about the child who hit the child, police ask you to call Investigator Lospeich at 972-721-2761.

UPDATE

Irving Police are still looking for the driver who struck an 8-month-old girl after she fell out of a turning vehicle.

Police say the infant was unrestrained in the vehicle with three other kids when the door came open as the driver made a left turned onto Ranchview Drive on northbound MacArthur Blvd. After the child fell out of the car, another driver hit her.

Officials do not believe the driver intentionally struck the child, which is why they are not calling it a hit and run accident. It’s possible the driver did not even know they ran her over. But police would like to speak with the driver to piece together details of the investigation.

CPS was notified, which is normal, according to police. None of the four children inside the vehicle were properly restrained. No charges have been filed against the child’s mother.

The accident is still under investigation.

One person shot and killed while driving along I-30 in Dallas

The Dallas Police Department is investigating a homicide that occurred along Interstate 30 near downtown Dallas on Saturday evening.

Authorities say a 9-1-1 caller reported one vehicle was shooting at another along Interstate 30 near the Interstate 45 interchange.

Paramedics responded to the scene and transported one victim to a local hospital. The victim was pronounced deceased at the hospital.

Homicide detectives are investigating whether this was a road rage shooting. Other circumstances are being sorted out.

Motorcyclist killed in Arlington crash

The Arlington Police Department is investigating a fatality accident that occurred Sunday afternoon along the northbound lanes of Highway 360 near Abram Street.

At around 2:40pm, Arlington Fire, EMS, and Police responded to the scene and located a motorcycle and a vehicle involved in a collision.

Police say the vehicle had come to a stop on the highway due to heavy traffic when the motorcyclist rear-ended the vehicle. The impact caused the motorcyclist to be ejected off the bike.

Witnesses say the motorcyclist was traveling at high speeds and changing lanes aggressively before the crash.

Paramedics transported him to nearby Arlington Memorial Hospital but pronounced deceased. He has been identified as a 26-year-old man from Hurst.

All northbound lanes of 360 were closed while Arlington police investigated the scene.

No charges will be filed.

Burglar shoots and injures Dallas police officer

The Dallas Police Department is investigating an officer involved shooting that occurred overnight at an apartment complex in Lake Highlands.

At around 1:05am this morning, Dallas police received a 9-1-1 call about a burglary in progress at an apartment complex. A caller reported someone was kicking the his door and attempting to get into the unit.

The first Dallas officer on scene located the alleged suspect and yelled at him. The suspect then fired multiple shots at the officer, striking him in his right hand. The suspect fled on foot, but officers were able to apprehend an individual matching his description.

The officer was transported by Dallas Fire Rescue to a local hospital. He is listed in stable condition.

The investigation is active and ongoing.

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