Dallas Fire Department
Stan Wilson was a fireman. He happened to work in Dallas. Wilson died in the line of duty. He and four other Dallas firefighters entered a burning apartment complex in search of saving lives. WIlson’s widow sat down and talked with CBS 11 News.
As CBS 11 News first reported, while firefighters were grieving the death of Scott Tanksley they were also getting hit by thieves. Some eight vehicles were targeted outside Fire Station 12. Now there’s been an arrest.
Behind the smoke… behind the fire… there was confusion, flawed communications and a sense that things were getting out of control.
More than a dozen members of Dallas Fire Rescue are on the scene of a 2-alarm apartment fire.
The Dallas apartment fire had been burning for more than an hour. The search for trapped victims had been completed. It was time to clear the place, fight the blaze from the outside rather than the inside, and turn on the ladder pipes – huge, crane-like hoses capable of spewing tons of water onto the top of the building.
Officials say a 79-year-old retiree has died during a fire at his Dallas home.
Thankfully, an accident involving a man in a motorized wheelchair and a fire truck wasn’t as bad as it appeared.
Hundreds of mourners packed Park Cities Baptist Church in Dallas on Saturday to say good-bye to firefighter Stanley Wilson.
CBS 11 News has learned federal agents are now investigating the six-alarm condominium fire in which a Dallas firefighter was trapped and killed.
It was an emotional scene: Dallas firefighters saluting their fallen brother as they carried the body of 51 year old year old Stanley Wilson out of the rubble.
Investigators are calling two women who dropped off eight children at a fire station “good Samaritans.” Police said they found the children, ages 3 to 12 at a south Dallas home alone.
Kenneth “Luckey” Harris, a captain with the Dallas Fire Department who died in Wednesday’s fertilizer plant explosion in West, Texas, will be remembered by friends and family at a funeral service this week.