With what continues to be the # 1 way Firefighters get hurt or killed (via trauma) another crash early this morning has left a Texas Firefighter severely injured.
In Irving (Texas) companies were working a crash around 0345 hours this morning and had the Freeway (SR 183) closed. A 2016 Dodge Challenger was traveling the wrong way, eastbound in the westbound lanes and drove into the initial crash scene striking an Irving Firefighter. The Irving Firefighter, 30-years of age (with 4.5 years of service), was transported to Parkland Memorial Hospital and is currently undergoing treatment for severe injuries,
The 23 year old driver of the vehicle and has been arrested for Intoxication Assault.
Take Care. Be Careful. Pass It On.