Car Crash

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Big Rigs Often Go Faster Than Tires Can Handle

Many tractor-trailers on the nation’s roads are driven faster than the 75 mph their tires are designed to handle, a practice that has been linked to wrecks and blowouts but has largely escaped the attention of highway officials.

03/31/2015

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Alleged Drunk Driver Hits Dallas Police Car

A female police officer was taken to the hospital early Thursday after an alleged drunk driver rammed into her squad car. The officer’s injuries were not life threatening.

03/26/2015

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Driver Charged With DWI After Crash Injures 3 Firefighters

Three firefighters were injured early Monday morning while responding to a crash in north Fort Worth. Their fire truck was blocking the crash scene when another crash took place.

03/23/2015

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Police Release 911 Call That Lead Up To Crash After Chase

Police in The Colony released a very dramatic 911 call Thursday, that was recorded while two men were being chased by another group of individuals.

CBS 11–03/19/2015

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Truck Slams Into Home In The Colony

A crash in The Colony late Wednesday night left four young adults injured. A pickup truck that was carrying the men slammed into the corner of a home.

03/19/2015

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Trial Begins For Suspect In Arlington Hit-&-Run

A man who allegedly tried to leave the country after a hit-and-run crash goes on trial Tuesday in Fort Worth. Omar Mohammed is accused of hitting a 73-year-old pedestrian and then fleeing from the scene.

03/17/2015

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2 Big Rig Crashes Snarl DFW Traffic

Two crashes involving 18-wheelers — one in McKinney and another in Dallas — created traffic headaches throughout North Texas late Monday night and into early Tuesday morning.

03/17/2015

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Ice Causes Rollover Crash In Fort Worth

There are still some very dangerous ice spots on North Texas highways Tuesday morning, and a brother and sister found that out the hard way after a serious crash along Interstate-3o.

02/24/2015

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Big Rig Still Dangling Off Of Dallas Highway

A big rig is still stuck along Interstate-45 in the southwest Oak Cliff portion of Dallas, a day after it nearly slid off of the highway entirely due to icy weather.

02/24/2015

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Wrong-Way Crash On Haltom City Highway

Two drivers were transported to the hospital early Wednesday morning after a wrong-way crash in the southbound lanes of Highway 121 in Haltom City.

02/18/2015

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Bob Simon’s Death Ruled An Accident

An autopsy has ruled the death of “60 Minutes” correspondent Bob Simon to be an accident. Police said that Simon was not wearing a seatbelt when he was in a car crash.

02/13/2015

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Body Found Under Cars At Irving Crash Scene

Highway 114 in Irving was a traffic mess early Thursday morning because of a bizarre crash. Just as police were preparing to haul away the cars, a woman’s body was discovered.

CBS 11–02/12/2015

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