The Ponder Volunteer Fire Department was dispatched to a house fire just after 3:00AM this morning in the 11000 block of Knight Lane (Denton County). Upon arrival, firefighters located the single story house heavily involved with fire.
Officials say two residents were transported to area hospitals.
Krum FD, Justin FD, Flower Mound FD, and county law enforcement all responded to the scene.
Investigators are working to determine a cause of the fire.
The Keller Police and Fire/EMS departments responded to an injured person earlier this morning at the Home Depot, 2013 Highway 377 (Denton Highway).
Police say a worker was injured on the store’s roof. Emergency personnel responded to the scene around 8:42AM for a worker who had been electrocuted on the store’s roof. Keller Fire Rescue utilized a stokes basket to lower the patient down from the roof.
CareFlite was called to the scene and landed near the store. They are airlifting the worker to Parkland Hospital in Dallas. He was conscious at the scene, according to police.
Additional details will be posted when released.
Law enforcement in Hill County is investigating a major accident with fatality that occurred earlier this afternoon near the intersection of FM 67 and Highway 81 outside of Itasca.
Emergency personnel from Itasca FD, Grandview FD, CareFlite ground EMS, Hill County Sheriffs Office, and DPS all responded to the scene around 4PM.
Initial reports indicate the driver swerved to avoid an animal in the road. This caused the vehicle to overturn off the roadway.
The driver, who was reported to be a pregnant female, was flown from the crash scene to JPS by Air Evac 51 out of precaution. A passenger in the vehicle was pronounced deceased at the scene.
Lanes of the highway were closed to allow for the helicopter to land. The scene has since been cleared.
The Dallas Police Department is investigating a shooting incident that occurred Sunday afternoon in the 2400 block of Scotland Drive.
Officers responded to the Oak Cliff residence at 4:43PM with regards to a shooting. When emergency personnel arrived, they located two people with gunshot wounds. Both were transported to the hospital. One died and the other is in stable condition.
The suspect turned himself into Lancaster Police.
Investigators say the suspect was a former resident at the house, but he was recently kicked out. The suspect’s sister is married to the man who was shot and survived. The deceased victim is the surviving victim’s brother.
The deceased victim has been identified as a 35-year-old male.
The Dallas Police Department is investigating the shooting death of an 18-year-old female overnight near Las Colinas.
Officers responded to a shooting call at 12:50AM in the 1700 block of California Crossing just east of Riverside Drive when they located an unresponsive 18-year-old female. Dallas Fire-Rescue responded to the scene and pronounced her deceased.
Investigators say she was in a parked vehicle with two other occupants when another vehicle drove up and opened fire on them.
The suspect’s vehicle is described as a 2010-2014 tan Chevrolet Tahoe with dark tint, lifted suspension, and all-terrain tires. Four Hispanic males were seen getting out of the suspect vehicle prior to the shooting. The suspects fled eastbound on California Crossing.
Anyone with information on this murder is asked to call Dallas Police at 214-671-4320.
The Dallas Police Department is investigating the death of a woman found seriously injured near the major hospitals in north Dallas.
Police located a seriously injured 39-year-old white female in the 5500 block of Maple Ave on November 1st at around 3:30AM. She was located a few blocks from Parkland Hospital.
The woman was transported to a local hospital, but died yesterday as a result of her injuries. Police say the injuries were consistent of a violent attack.
The department has launched a homicide investigation into her death.
Anyone with information regarding this murder can contact 214-671-3608.
The Plano Police Department is investigating a shooting that occurred last night in the 3200 block of Peachtree Lane.
Officers were called to the scene around 10:00PM last night after a caller heard gunshots.
Police determined that a disturbance had occurred after a group of individuals were kicked out of a house party at the location. After getting kicked out, the subjects fired into the residence.
A 16-year-old was shot. He was transported to a local hospital, but died as a result of his injuries. He was a student at Allen High School.
The Plano Police Department continues to investigate this case.
The Arlington Police Department has launched a homicide investigation into the death of a man found shot in the front yard of a house on the east side of town.
Police responded to the scene in the 2400 block of Summer Place Drive just after 6:30PM this evening. When officers arrived, they located a man lying in the front yard of a house with a gunshot wound. He was pronounced deceased on the scene.
According to investigators, a possible second victim arrived at Methodist Mansfield hospital, but they are still working to piece together details to see if both are related.
Anyone with information about this shooting is asked to call Homicide Detective Julia Hall at 817-459-5325.
The Fort Worth Police Department is investigating a possible pedestrian struck by a vehicle in the southbound lanes of E. Loop 820 near Sun Valley Drive in southeast Fort Worth.
All southbound lanes of E. Loop 820 have been closed as a result of this crash. All southbound lanes of 287 have also been diverted at Martin Street.
Emergency responders were called to the scene at 9:23PM regarding a possible person down in the roadway. Police say the person attempted to run across the roadway and was struck by at least one vehicle.
Fort Worth FD has confirmed this is a fatality crash. It is best to avoid this area.
The Frisco Police Department is investigating a major accident with fatality that occurred late last night near the intersection of Preston Road and Eldorado Parkway.
Just after 10:45PM, Frisco FD/EMS and PD all responded to a major accident at the given intersection. One vehicle was located upside down in the Panther Creek relief just north of the intersection.
Emergency responders immediately began life-saving efforts after freeing the driver. Frisco EMS transported the driver to the hospital, but he later died.
Investigators believe the vehicle was northbound on Preston Road when it veered across the roadway and off into the creek.