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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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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

The incident started when two cars got into a minor collision at the intersection of Royal Lane and Harry Hines Boulevard, and the at-fault driver chose to speed away rather than stop and communicated with the other driver.

Date: 
Sunday, May 3, 2015
City: 
Dallas, TX

The driver of a school bus was that transporting middle and high school students to school was driving on Highway 274 when they lost control and veered across the roadway, where the bus rolled onto its side.

Date: 
Thursday, April 30, 2015
Roadway: 
Highway 274
At about 1:00 a.m., a man driving a car on Benbrook Highway left the roadway and ran into a tree.
Date: 
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
The fatal collision occurred Tuesday near the intersection of Buckner Boulevard and Samuell Avenue when a driver ran a red light and struck the vehicle driven by Christina Miller who crashed into a utility pole.
Date: 
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
City: 
Dallas, TX
Type: Car Accident
Topics: 
Hit and Run
The crash near the intersection of Summer Creek Drive and Summer Park Drive, where one bus rear-ended another
Four teens were in the four-door sedan when it struck a utility pole with so much force that the car split in in half in the 900 block of East McLeroy Boulevard Sunday night.

One person was killed and two are in critical condition from car two motorcycles colliding on the southbound Dallas North Tollway Ramp to eastbound President George Bush Turnpike around 5 a.m.

Date: 
Sunday, April 26, 2015
City: 
Dallas, TX
The crash occurred on the southbound Dallas North Tollway ramp to the President George Bush Turnpike in Far North Dallas when a Nissan Sentra was heading south on the ramp and the driver lost control, hit the retaining wall, and t
Date: 
Sunday, April 26, 2015
City: 
Dallas, TX
A retired Dallas firefighter who was hit by an alleged drunk driver has died. Charles Contreras Sr., 60, was struck Sunday while on his motorcycle by the driver of a pickup truck who ran a red light.
Date: 
Sunday, April 26, 2015
City: 
Dallas, TX
Two people were injured in a serious motorcycle collision at Samuell Boulevard and East Grad Avenue around 2 a.m. Sunday.
Date: 
Sunday, April 26, 2015
City: 
Dallas, TX
At around 5:30 a.m., a car containing two men was eastbound on I-30 when it for some reason veered into a pole, which caused it to roll multiple times. The driver of the car was killed while the passenger was hospitalized in critical condition.
Date: 
Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Roadway: 
I-30
City: 
Dallas, TX
A pedestrian, identified only as a 38-year-old man, was fatally struck in the left lane of Interstate-635 near Interstate 35E at about 6 a.m. Wednesday. Dallas police said the driver who struck the victim stopped.
Date: 
Wednesday, April 22, 2015
City: 
Dallas, TX
John Mendez, 27, was involved in a collision on Monday along North Collins Street in Arlington.
Date: 
Monday, April 20, 2015
Authorities say group of three motorcycles was traveling at a high rate of speed on George Bush Turnpike
Date: 
Sunday, April 19, 2015
City: 
Irving, TX
The crash occurred early Sunday morning on a Carrollton freeway when an SUV and a truck collided in
Date: 
Sunday, April 19, 2015
Roadway: 
I-35E