Fort Worth Fire Department

Ft. Worth duplex fire (CBS11)

Fort Worth Duplex Damaged By Fire Caused By A/C

One firefighter suffered a minor injury when he fell down a stairwell.

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Evergreen Paper Recycling fire (Photo: Geoff Petrulis)

Paper Recycling Plant Catches Fire In Fort Worth

Thick, black plumes of smoke could be seen for miles from the three-alarm fire from Everman Parkway.


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Another Near Drowning In Fort Worth

A family member pulled a three-year-old girl from their backyard pool around 6:00p.m.


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Body Found In Trinity River As Search Continues For Missing Kayaker

As search crews continued looking for a kayaker who went missing over the weekend, another body was found in the Trinity River.


Fort Worth Fire Dept. search and recovery teams look for missing kayaker.
Mireya Villarreal - CBS11

Search Called Off For Missing Fort Worth Kayaker

By air and on the ground is how the Fort Worth Fire Department spent its last day searching for Edgar Castro.


Fire engine damaged by alleged drunk driver.
Courtesy:  Ft. Worth Fire Department

Fort Worth Fire Engine Struck By Alleged Drunk Driver

The firefighter driving called it a “near head-on collision,” late Sunday night.



Two Teachers Have Reaction In Trimble Tech Science Lab

Fort Worth Firefighters are checking for anything that may have caused two teachers to experience an allergic reaction Wednesday.


Sam Greif
Courtesy:  City of Plano

Plano Hires New Fire Chief From Fort Worth

In his 30 years with FWFD, Sam Greif held an array of ranks and positions, serving as Battalion Chief, Captain, Lieutenant, Engineer, Firefighter and Paramedic.


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78-Year-Old “Scared To Death” After Alleged Beating By Firefighter

An elderly man says he’s now “scared to death” of a Fort Worth firefighter. Why? Because he was allegedly beaten by the civil servant who he now calls a “coward.”


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Heavy Rain Leads To Flooding & High-Water Rescues

A series of morning and afternoon rainstorms played havoc with drivers trying to commute to work and school. Repeated cloud bursts, one after another, took many motorists by surprise.

CBS 11–04/13/2015

An exterior water tap is covered in snow. (credit: Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Make Preventing Frozen Pipes A Priority

The Fort Worth Fire Department has a couple of key reminders for homeowners and business owners during this freeze.



Fort Worth Lumber Yard Damaged By Fire

Fort Worth Firefighters were faced with heavy flames at a lumber yard

CBS 11–01/10/2015