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Fort Worth Highway Re-Opens After Big Rig Fire

An 18-wheeler carrying bottled wine caught on fire early Thursday morning, shutting down the northbound lanes of Interstate-35W near Basswood Drive in north Fort Worth.

08/28/2014

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Big Rig Fire Shuts Down Highway 75 In Richardson

An 18-wheeler hit a brick embankment, lost control and caught fire Friday morning, shutting down U.S. Highway 75 near the Richardson-Plano border.

05/02/2014

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Overturned Semi Slows Traffic On Woodall Rodgers

An overturned semi truck has afternoon traffic near Woodall Rodgers and US 45 backed up.

03/18/2014

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Three Dead, Six Hurt After Crash At Oklahoma-Texas Border

At least three people, including one child, have died after an accident involving two 18-wheelers and an SUV Sunday on the border bridge between Texas and Oklahoma.

02/02/2014

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Fiery Big Rig Crash Shuts Down Freeway

Both lanes of Hwy 161 at I-30W in Grand Prairie are shut down after a fatal, fiery big rig crash.

08/03/2013

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FWPD Cracks Down On Big Rig Safety

Fort Worth has been operating commercial vehicle inspections at an increased pace to pull unsafe vehicles off of the highway.

06/24/2013

Tornado damage in Northwest Lancaster near Wintergreen Rd. on April 3, 2012. (Credit: Jay Gormley/KTVT)

One Year After Tornado Threw Trailer Into Home, Family Returns

Diane and Jesse Wilmore of Dallas are still busy settling into their brand new home— one unadorned by a tornado tossed 18-wheeler tractor trailer.

04/02/2013

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18 Wheeler Crashes Into Restaurant Parking Lot

Diners in Wise County got quite a scare when an 18-wheeler veered off Highway 287 and crashed into a restaurant parking lot.

10/09/2012

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Tougher Enforcement Coming For Big Rigs

If you’ve ever been on Interstate-35, then you know there is a lot of 18-wheeler traffic. More than 8,000 heavy trucks pass over some stretches of DFW highways each day.

09/13/2012

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Palestine Woman’s Last Chance After Tragic Accident

An accident left a former prom queen from Palestine High School with permanent brain damage. She was awarded $8 million, but an appeals court overturned a key part of the verdict.

09/11/2012

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Mexican Judge Cuts Ammo Charge Against North Texas Trucker

A Mexican appeals judge on Thursday significantly lessened the charge against a Dallas truck driver who says he made a wrong turn into Mexico with a trailer full of ammunition.

08/23/2012

Dallas police arrested Roderick Jordan after a dead body was found in the cab of an 18-wheeler he was driving on the service road of I-635. (credit: Dallas Co. Sheriff's Dept.)

Driver Of 18-Wheeler Charged After Dead Body Found In Cab

Dallas police say an Arkansas man who was stopped while driving the cab of an 18-wheeler has been charged with murder after a body was found inside the truck.

08/21/2012

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