Big Rig Fire Shuts Down Highway In WaxahachieCrews in Waxahachie are working hard to reopen part of a major highway that was shut down early Monday after a big rig fire. An 18-wheeler carrying coffee creamer crashed into a concrete barrier.
Man Pleads Guilty To Fraud Related To Highway ExpansionProsecutors stated that Wade Wylie Blackburn from Dallas pleaded guilty to North Texas highway expansion-related fraud, and now faces up to five years in federal prison.
Man Arrested After Crashing Into Dallas Fire TruckA man was arrested in Dallas on Thursday night after crashing into a fire truck. The Dallas Fire-Rescue vehicle was parked along Interstate-35E to protect a previous unrelated crash scene.
Big Rig Crash Closes Highway In Farmers BranchTraffic was backed up for about a mile on the northbound side of Interstate-35E in Farmers Branch on Monday morning. A big rig jackknifed during the overnight hours, leaving its trailer spread across the highway.
Changes Coming To The Dallas MixmasterDrivers in Dallas might want to plan for some delays this weekend. Two ramps will be hoisted into place at the Dallas Mixmaster on Friday night, which will mean detours for travelers in the area.
20+ Mile Police Chase Ends With Burglary Suspect ShotA restaurant burglary suspect leads on a police chase, and ends with shots fired and the suspect being shot by officers.
Tractor Trailer Crash & Fire Shuts Down Part Of Toll RoadThe driver of a tractor-trailer slams into a dividing wall along a North Texas toll road and the truck bursts into flames. The crash has completely closed the southbound ramp from the Sam Rayburn Toll to I-35E south.
Fiery Big Rig Crash Closes Interstate In LewisvilleA fiery big rig crash forced officials to shut down both directions of Stemmons Freeway near the Vista Ridge Mall in Lewisville early Friday. Details of the crash are still under investigation.
Crash Suspect Missing After Jumping Into Lewisville LakeAuthorities in Lewisville have been on an intense manhunt Sunday night and into Monday morning for a driver accused of crashing into another vehicle. The suspect fled from the scene by jumping into Lewisville Lake.
Jackknifed 18-Wheeler Closes NB Lanes Of Interstate I-35A major North Texas traffic jam greeted Friday commuters and travelers. Around 6:30 a.m., a jackknifed 18-wheeler twisted across three lanes of traffic and completely shutdown the northbound lanes of I-35E.
FM 407 Intersection In Lewisville Set to Reopen ThursdayCrews will open two lanes of FM 407 (one lane in each direction) by 6:00 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 31. The entire FM 407 intersection is expected to open summer 2016.
Man Killed By DART Bus On I-35 In DallasDeputies say Brenton Smith’s Dodge Ram pickup experienced a mechanical problem, causing him to lose control.