William Tanksley

(credit: CBS 11 News)

Fallen Firefighter’s Son Receives Star Of Texas Award

The ceremonies people most closely link with fallen heroes are somber and heart wrenching.

09/03/2014

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Funeral Services Set For Fallen Dallas Firefighter

Funeral services have been set for the Dallas firefighter who fell to his death while assisting with a major car crash during Monday’s ice storm.

CBS 11–02/13/2014

William Scott Tanksley (credit: Dallas Fire-Rescue)

Fallen Firefighter Remembered As Father, Husband & Role Model

Tuesday night a Dallas firefighter was being remembered as a father, husband and man who died helping others. It was late Monday when William “Scott” Tanksley was working at the scene of a crash on the southbound Spur 408 exit-ramp.

CBSDFW.COM–02/11/2014

William Scott Tanksley (credit: Dallas Fire-Rescue)

Dallas Firefighter Dies After Falling Off Bridge

A Dallas firefighter died on Tuesday after falling off of a North Texas interstate overpass. It is unclear if he slipped on the icy road or was forced off by a vehicle.

CBSDFW.COM–02/10/2014