Big Rig Carrying Avocados Crashes, Catches Fire On I-35ETraffic on Interstate-35E was backed up for miles after a semi tractor-trailer caught fire. The fire left a mushy mess on the roadway because the truck was carrying thousands of pounds of avocados.
Border Patrol Agent, 2 Others Dead After Collision With HogA preliminary investigation indicates a Ford Expedition collided with the hog, which caused the vehicle to swerve into oncoming traffic and hit a Mercedes SUV head-on.
Family, Friends, Law Enforcement Pay Respects To Murdered Texas DPS TrooperGovernor Greg Abbott joined law enforcement officers from across the state in paying tribute to a Texas state trooper who was shot and killed during a traffic stop on Thanksgiving Day.
DPS Trooper Shot, Killed In Freestone County; Suspect ApprehendedAuthorities said they were able to get Dabrett Black in custody in Waller County shortly before 9:00 p.m. Thursday.
Discovery Of Skeletal Remains Investigated In Forest HillOn Sunday, police got a 911 call from construction workers at 6425 Evonshire who reported they found what they believed to be human remains buried in the backyard.
1 Dead In Ultralight Plane Crash In CleburneAn ultralight plane crashed at the air park on the north side of Cleburne at W. Vaughn Road and Celeste Road.
Man Killed In Tollway Hit-And-Run In AllenThe driver of a pickup, possibly a Ford Ranger, slammed into the back of an SUV and left the scene.
Texas DPS Says 37,000 Homes Suffered Major DamageThe Texas Department of Public Safety reports that more than 37,000 homes have sustained major damage and nearly 7,000 have been destroyed.
Reward Increased To $8,000 For Texas Most Wanted Sex Offender63-year-old Manuel Raul Maese has already been convicted of indecency with a child and has six other convictions for indecent exposure.
Texas DPS Drops Plan To Charge Police Departments For Crime Lab TestingThe announcement came Friday after Gov. Greg Abbott sent a letter to DPS Director Steven McCraw.
Cedar Hill Driver License Office To Close Permanently FridayThat office’s personnel and resources will be transferred to the Dallas-South Driver License Center.
Record Number Of Texans On Road For July Fourth WeekendThis busy holiday weekend come on the heels of three recent cases of road rage in the Metroplex.

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