4-15-2015 | Approx 9:15 p.m. a single vehicle was involved in a rollover accident at the round about a.k.a. “the circle” in Wake Village TX. WVPD, WVFD, and Lifenet responded. No serious injuries were reported and no one was transported. Photos below:
4-14-2015 At approx 2:30 PM TTPD, Wake Village PD and Bowie County Sheriffs deputies took down a subject who was previously wanted. It is unclear at this time the context of his warrants, but the suspect was believed to be armed and dangerous. The police attempted to stop the suspect at the Roadway store where he then attempted to flee going east bound on 7th St. Then the suspect then wrecked his vehicle in the curve near Waste Management. At some point during the chase, at least one shot was fired by the police at the suspect. After wrecking his…
4-14-2015 | TTPD and Lifenet responded to Albertsons on Richmond Rd to check on a report of a person that was hit by a vehicle. We have no further information at this time but will update the status as soon as we are given the official report.
4-10-2015 | At approx 1 p.m. A call came over for LifeNet to respond to New Boston Road for a woman who was said to have jumped in front of traffic. When LifeNet approached the scene they said one victim was down in the roadway. An eye witnessed told me that the woman had stood in front of several cars bumping them with her body, and cars kept moving out of the way until finally one car went around her. The car behind it did not see her and ended up striking the woman. They also said that the woman…
4-10-2015 | Approx 11:00 a.m. A call came over the radio that a 5 vehicle accident involving an 18 wheeler had occurred on hwy 82 between Malta and DeKalb Texas. Hwy 82 has been shut down. DeKalb firemen were on scene dealing with fuel leaking from vehicles. Photos of this accident:
4-10-2015 | Approx 8:00 a.m. a head on collision occurred on Arkansas CR 73 about 1 mile from the Texas state line. I heard that one of the people involved was trapped under a vehicle and was unresponsive. There were two vehicles involved in the accident. A large diesel engine truck and a small compact car. When I arrived, Miller county officers and LifeNet personnel were working to get the deceased man out from under the car. Photos of this accident:
4-9-2015 | At approx 8:10 p.m. Miller county officers and EMT personelle were called out to CR 125 cross of Robinhood Ln in Texarkana, Arkansas. I do not have the official statement from the police at this time. The call over the scanner stated that a man attempted to force his way into a home. The homeowner shot himself by accident, and then also shot the home invader. I also heard that they had taken 1 man into custody. As soon as I get a statement from police, I will post an update.
4-7-2015 | Approx 9:00 p.m. TAFD responded to a call of a trailer possibly on fire at Davis Lumber. It turned out to be a small box trailer that was on fire with visible smoke coming from the cargo area. We do not know the cause or origin of the fire at this time. Photos of this fire are below.
4-4-2015 | Simply Perfect Marketing put on a business expo and fashion show at the Texas side convention center. Many local businesses were in attendance showcasing their products and services. I had a chance to get to know a hand full of them as I made my way around the event. Photos of the event:
Texarkana Humane Society Free Lunch Fundraiser at Texas Roadhouse Wednesday, April 8th 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM Lunch is FREE but donations are being accepted!! Come support one of your favorite local organizations!! Menu is BBQ Pulled Pork, seasoned steak fries, & a non-alcoholic beverage
4-7-2015 | Approx 12:50 p.m. TTPD TTFD & Lifenet responded to a multiple vehicle accident occurred in front of Cavender’s on the east bound access road off I-30. The accident involved an 18 wheeler and a motorcycle. The rider of the motorcycle was taken away via ambulance. I was able to ask the driver of the 18 wheeler for a comment, but he appeared to be in shock and did not respond. Photos of this accident below:
4-5-2015 | Approx 4:45 p.m. a vehicle has crashed into Special Events on the Boulevard on Texas Boulevard. At least one person was taken away via ambulance. You can see from one of the photos that the driver left the road, traveled through the parking lot before entering the building. Photos of this accident: