Shamrock Volunteer Firefighter James Moya was the person injured during a blaze in Wheeler County Thursday.
Moya was operating a motor grader when the injury occurred. He sustained burns to 30 percent of his body and was transported to a hospital in Lubbock. The Wheeler County fire, now listed as 75 percent contained, began earlier in the afternoon near Pakan Road and County Road X.
- PUB DATE: 3/24/2017 3:01:16 AM - SOURCE: KXXV-TV ABC 25 Waco
Several residents were displaced after a four-alarm fire at an Irving apartment complex late Thursday night. Irving firefighters said they responded to a call about the fire at The Crossings on Walnut Hill in the 2600 block of West Walnut Hill Lane at about 11:45 p.m. and found smoke and heavy flames coming from the building.
- PUB DATE: 3/24/2017 3:45:26 AM - SOURCE: KXAS-TV NBC 5 Dallas - Fort Worth
he Texas A&M Forest Service said 60,000 acres have burned in the Rankin Ranch Road Fire, near Miami in Roberts County.
As of 2:00 a.m. Friday, the fire is 100 percent contained, according to the Perryton Police Department.
Highway 70 from FM 282 in Roberts County to FM 281 in Ochiltree County and FM 281 at the Hansford/Ochiltree County line has reopened.
- PUB DATE: 3/23/2017 1:39:23 PM - SOURCE: KFDA-TV Newschannel 10
Smith County crews responded to a structure fire in the Tyler area Thursday afternoon.
At about 5:40 p.m., crews were called to the 5200 block of Shirley Drive. According to Fire Marshal Connie Wasson, the fire was near an area where propane is stored and black smoke was visible from Highway 271. Jackson Heights, Winona, Red Springs, Tyler and Chapel Hill also responded.
- PUB DATE: 3/23/2017 9:46:03 PM - SOURCE: KWES-TV NewsWest 9
At least 30 bagpipers are expected to play their respects during services for retired Dallas fire Capt. Billy Michael "Mike" Bardwell.
The pipers, many sporting John Clark tartan kilts, will honor both Bardwell's more than 40 years of service to the Dallas department and his devotion to playing at the funerals of first-responders.
- PUB DATE: 3/24/2017 9:56:58 AM - SOURCE: Dallas Morning News