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Dallas

Dallas rose to prominence because of its historical importance to the oil and cottown industries. In modern times, the city's economy is primarily based on banking, commerce, telecommunications, computer technology, energy, healthcare and medical research, and transportation and logistics, with a 2013 real GDP of $448 billion. The Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington metropolitan area has a population of 6.9 million and is only expected to grow.

Fort Worth

Fort Worth is Fort Worth is the 17th-largest city in the United States and the fifth-largest city in the state of Texas. The city is located in North Central Texas and covers nearly 350 square miles in TarrantDentonParker, and Wise counties—serving as the seat for Tarrant County. According to the 2013 census estimates, Fort Worth has a population of 792,727. The city is the second-largest in the Dallas–Fort Worth–Arlington metropolitan area.

Major Roadways in Dallas and Fort Worth

  • Interstate 20 is an east-west highway that passes through central Texas. The interstate runs from Florence, South Carolina to Kent, Texas.
  • Interstate 30 runs through Dallas and Fort Worth on its way to Little Rock, Arkansas.
  • Interstate 45 is a major road that connects Dallas and Houston.
  • U.S. Route 67 is a 1, 560-mile long north-south highway that begins in Presidio, Texas at the Mexican Border and ends in Sabula, Iowa. It passes through Dallas.
  • U.S. Route 75 begins in Dallas and travels north to the Oklahoma state line, where it continues north to the Canadian border in Minnesota.

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Dallas and Fort Worth truck accidents.

What to do after a serious injury accident in Dallas or Fort Worth

When someone has been injured in a motor-vehicle collision in Dallas or Fort Worth, the accident victim and their family members are left with medical bills, lost income, and other costs. When someone is killed due to the negligence of another person or company, a wrongful death claim needs to be launched. It is important to get legal assistance to help the accident victim recover, or when the accident is fatal, to help the family members get fully compensated for their losses. Learn more about how Dallas personal injury attorneys will help injured victims and families.

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Most recent accident reports

A collision Friday afternoon involving a church van left two dead on Texas Highway 377 north of US 180 just at approximately 5:30 p.m. Friday.

Date: 
Friday, March 6, 2015
Type: Car Accident
Topics: 
Head-on

A 51-year-old man is dead after a man fell from an Interstate 20 overpass following a car accident near Benbrook, Texas.

Date: 
Thursday, March 5, 2015
Roadway: 
Interstate 20

A student was hit by a car while getting onto a school bus this morning in Greenville, Texas. At about 6:35 AM, a Greenville ISD school bus stopped at the Garden Park Apartments off of Highway 69.

Date: 
Wednesday, March 4, 2015
Roadway: 
Highway 69

A single-vehicle car accident killed one person Tuesday night in Arlington, Texas. The accident occured at about 10 PM on North Watson Road near Randol Mill.

Date: 
Wednesday, March 4, 2015
Type: Car Accident

Shortly before 7:00am, slippery conditions on Highway 380 led to a seven car pileup.

Date: 
Wednesday, March 4, 2015
Roadway: 
Highway 380
A serious crash occurred during a sleet and snowstorm Wednesday, on the I-30 Bridge in Rockwall, Texas.
Date: 
Wednesday, March 4, 2015
Roadway: 
I-30

A school bus and a day care van collided Tuesday morning in Haslet, Texas.

Date: 
Tuesday, March 3, 2015
City: 
Haslet, TX
Fort Worth police have arrested one of their own officers for DUI after a car accident. Police were called to a single vehicle accident on Randol Mill Road at approximately 2:35 AM Tuesday.
Date: 
Tuesday, March 3, 2015
A truck was traveling northbound along North Watson Road when it struck a bridge pillar around 8:30 in the evening just south of East Randol Mill Road, killing its driver. According to the police there was no one else in the truck.
Date: 
Tuesday, March 3, 2015
Type: Car Accident
A mechanic working for American Airlines has died after an accident on a jet bridge at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport on Monday.
A police officer in Dallas, Texas is injured after losing control of his patrol car while driving on ice. The officer collided with another vehicle and was sent to the hospital. He received treatment for his injuries and was released.
Date: 
Saturday, February 28, 2015
Roadway: 
Royal Lane
City: 
Dallas, TX
A crash left two dead and one survivor after a SUV drove off of a bridge and fell into a creek in Fort Worth, Texas. The SUV was driving on I-30 at Camp Bowie West when the vehicle dove off the icy road, landing into the creek.
Date: 
Saturday, February 28, 2015
Roadway: 
I-30

A Valero gas station in Fort Worth, Texas was the scene of an accident Friday. The station at West Freeway and Taxco was damaged after a van smashed into a support column.

Date: 
Friday, February 27, 2015
An Aledo ISD bus was involved in a minor accident on Bus Route 15 around noon near Farm to Market Road 1187 and Kelly Road. There are no injuries, and all children are safe and warm on the bus.  
Date: 
Friday, February 27, 2015
City: 
Aledo, TX
A pile-up accident on Highway 75 in Melissa, Texas snarled roads on Friday. The accident occured when more than a dozen vehicles piled up in a chain reaction collision on icy roads.
Date: 
Friday, February 27, 2015
Roadway: 
Highway 75