Highway 161

Highway 161 Gets New Lanes For Rush HourDrivers along Highway 161 in Irving are getting some new lanes, and hoping for an end to long delays, as TxDOT tries something new to relieve traffic troubles.
Grand Prairie Police Officer Walks Away From Violent Wreck -- Again!Twice in one week, two Grand Prairie Police officers walked away from violent car crashes that could have been fatal.
Woman Dies In Fiery Richardson Car CrashA horrific crash involving three vehicles left one woman dead and shut down a highway in Richardson late Wednesday night.
Guilty Plea In Roadside Cavity Search CaseA fired female state trooper pleaded guilty to criminal charges on Friday after conducting illegal cavity searches on two women along the side of the road in 2012.
Freeway Changing Policy To Allow Driving On ShoulderIn a first for Texas, one stretch of north Texas freeway is going to allow you to drive on the shoulder.
Community Hero: A Good Samaritan Responds To Deadly CrashToday, we honor one of the first good Samaritans who pulled over, ran to the scene, and tried to help the victims of last week's bus crash in IRving.
Casino Trip Organizer One of Two Killed In Irving Bus CrashOne of the two people killed in Thursday morning’s Irving bus crash had helped organize the deadly trip.
Bus Crash Victims & Witnesses Describe Chaotic SceneHundreds of drivers passed by the accident scene of the overturned Cardinal Coach Lines Tour bus on State Highway 161 near Belt Line Road.