According to a statement on the Irving (TX) Facebook page, on February 28th, 2021 at 0545 hrs, the Irving Fire Department responded to a major accident on westbound 183 at 161. The first emergency personnel arrived on scene at 0550 hrs. There were eight pieces of emergency equipment sent to the scene. Irving Fire Department’s Blocker 2 was hit while providing coverage for the crews working the initial accident; the Irving Police Department arrested the driver of that vehicle for suspicion of DWI. The driver suspected of DWI suffered minor injuries.
There was one injury to a civilian and no injuries to first responders.