Dallas Fire Rescue

DFR firefighter Stanley A. Wilson. (credit: Dallas Fire Rescue)

Dallas Firefighter’s Widow Demands Answers

The widow of Dallas firefighter Stan Wilson has issued a ‘demand’ letter to Dallas Fire-Rescue Chief Louie Bright, asking for the city’s findings on her husband’s death.

07/30/2014

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Man Rescued After 20-Foot Fall In North Dallas

Dallas Fire Rescue assisted in a high angle rescue early Friday morning after a man fell over 20 feet into a ditch. The victim says he was being chased by a group of men.

07/25/2014

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Dallas Fire Calls Drastically Decreased This 4th Of July

The Fourth of July weekend is not over, but so far Dallas Fire has responded to fewer fire calls this holiday.

07/05/2014

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Thousands Gather For Benefit To Help Injured Dallas Firefighter

A Dallas firefighter critically injured battling a house fire last month continues his slow and painful recovery. But, Jeff Patterson got the best kind of medicine Saturday: an outpouring of support from colleagues and friends.

CBSDFW.COM–06/28/2014

Mugshot of suspected fire truck thief Benjamin Hubbard. (credit: Dallas Co. Sheriff's Dept.)

Man Arrested, Accused Of Stealing DFR Bomb Tech Truck

A Texas man is behind bars, accused of stealing a Dallas Fire Rescue truck. The vehicle was taken from the fire maintenance facility and when located the disoriented suspect was sitting behind the wheel.

CBSDFW.COM–06/28/2014

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Fire Crews Called To Downtown Dallas Hotel Under Renovation

Firefighters were called to a downtown Dallas highrise hotel Friday morning after smoke was seen rising from the building.

06/27/2014

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Man Remains Missing At White Rock Lake

Rescue crews in Dallas continued combing through White Rock Lake on Wednesday morning, looking for a man who disappeared after jumping into the water on Tuesday.

05/21/2014

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DFR Searching For Man Missing In White Rock Lake

Shortly after 3:30 Tuesday afternoon Dallas Fire-Rescue responded to a 911 call for a man who was seen struggling to tread water in White Rock Lake, near the pedestrian bridge next to the Mockingbird Lane Dog Park.

05/20/2014

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Dallas Firefighter Remains In Critical Condition

A Dallas firefighter remains in critical but stable condition on Monday morning after being injured in a house fire on Saturday night.

05/05/2014

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Dallas Firefighter Injured While Battling House Fire

A firefighter with Dallas Fire-Rescue was injured around 6:51 p.m. Saturday in the 4700 block of Chilton Dr.

05/03/2014

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Hitchhiker Tossed Off Bridge And Into Lake Ray Hubbard

A man in Rowlett was hoping for a ride across Lake Ray Hubbard on Wednesday night. Instead, he was tossed off a bridge and into the lake.

04/17/2014

Firefighters return a cat to its owner during the 3-alarm fire at the Winsted at White Rock Lake apartments on April 11. (credit: CBS 11News)

Welding Torch Blamed In Dallas 3-Alarm Apartment Fire

Dallas Fire-Rescue officials say the “careless use of a welding torch” by maintenance workers is to blame for a three-alarm fire that burned around 8:30 p.m. Friday at the Winsted at White Rock Lake apartments.

04/11/2014

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