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San Antonio Express-News
Bexar County officials release name, photo of man suspected of killing teen outside WhataburgerSalazar said. Salazar said the department is working with Converse and Kirby p
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 11 hours ago
Salazar said. Salazar said the department is working with Converse and Kirby police as well as Judson ISD officers. Texas Department of Public Safety troopers are also on patrol. “We’re all working on this case extensively,” Salazar said.... Read more
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Waxahachie Daily Light
Dallas resident arrested after high-speed chase with police through Ellis, Dallas CountyLoop 12 and wrecked out at I-35 and Ledbetter Drive.” During the chase, attemp
Waxahachie Daily Light / Posted 14 hours ago
Loop 12 and wrecked out at I-35 and Ledbetter Drive.” During the chase, attempts were made by Red Oak Police and the Texas Department of Public Safety to deploy spike strips to stop the vehicle. but were unsuccessful. Bluitt has been charged... Read more
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11 News Houston
Medical cannabis now weeks away for Texans suffering from epilepsyoff Interstate 10 between Houston and San Antonio, is the first of three differ
11 News Houston / Posted 19 hours ago
off Interstate 10 between Houston and San Antonio, is the first of three different operations to be licensed by the Texas Department of Public Safety. DPS inspects each facility weekly. The state legislature required DPS to license at least... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Medical cannabis now weeks away for Texans suffering from epilepsyoff Interstate 10 between Houston and San Antonio, is the first of three differ
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted yesterday
off Interstate 10 between Houston and San Antonio, is the first of three different operations to be licensed by the Texas Department of Public Safety. DPS inspects each facility weekly. The state legislature required DPS to license at least... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
District Attorney's office now reviewing possible open meetings act violationEL PASO, Texas - The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) confirmed with ABC
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted yesterday
EL PASO, Texas - The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) confirmed with ABC-7 the investigation into possible violations of the Texas Open Meetings Act by the former mayor and four city representatives was submitted to the District Attorney's... Read more
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KXXV Waco
All things happening around Amarillo Thanksgiving Day and Black FridayPutin on Tuesday.More >> 60-year-old man killed in single vehicle wreck60-year
KXXV Waco / Posted yesterday
Putin on Tuesday.More >> 60-year-old man killed in single vehicle wreck60-year-old man killed in single vehicle wreck The Texas Department of Public Safety is investigating a wreck that left one man dead. The Texas Department of Public Safety is... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Lubbock Police investigating death in east Lubbock, identify victimPutin on Tuesday.More >> 60-year-old man killed in single vehicle wreck60-year
KXXV Waco / Posted yesterday
Putin on Tuesday.More >> 60-year-old man killed in single vehicle wreck60-year-old man killed in single vehicle wreck The Texas Department of Public Safety is investigating a wreck that left one man dead. The Texas Department of Public Safety is... Read more
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KXXV Waco
60-old man killed in single vehicle wrecka hit and run suspect. 60-year-old man killed in single vehicle crash60-year-o
KXXV Waco / Posted yesterday
a hit and run suspect. 60-year-old man killed in single vehicle crash60-year-old man killed in single vehicle crash The Texas Department of Public Safety is investigating a wreck that left one man dead. The Texas Department of Public Safety is... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Police search for hit-and-run suspectPutin on Tuesday.More >> 60-year-old man killed in single vehicle wreck60-year
KXXV Waco / Posted yesterday
Putin on Tuesday.More >> 60-year-old man killed in single vehicle wreck60-year-old man killed in single vehicle wreck The Texas Department of Public Safety is investigating a wreck that left one man dead. The Texas Department of Public Safety is... Read more
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KXXV Waco
5 people, including 3 children, injured in Jasper County head-on collisioncollision that occurred on FM 252 in Jasper County at about 4:50 p.m. Monday.
KXXV Waco / Posted yesterday
collision that occurred on FM 252 in Jasper County at about 4:50 p.m. Monday. According to a press release from the Texas Department of Public Safety, the crash occurred near County Road 355. The preliminary investigation shows that Percy... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
5 people, including 3 children, injured in Jasper County head-on collisioncollision that occurred on FM 252 in Jasper County at about 4:50 p.m. Monday.
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted yesterday
collision that occurred on FM 252 in Jasper County at about 4:50 p.m. Monday. According to a press release from the Texas Department of Public Safety, the crash occurred near County Road 355. The preliminary investigation shows that Percy... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
5 people, including 3 children, injured in Jasper County head-on collisioncollision that occurred on FM 252 in Jasper County at about 4:50 p.m. Monday.
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted yesterday
collision that occurred on FM 252 in Jasper County at about 4:50 p.m. Monday. According to a press release from the Texas Department of Public Safety, the crash occurred near County Road 355. The preliminary investigation shows that Percy... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
5 people, including 3 children, injured in Jasper County head-on collisioncollision that occurred on FM 252 in Jasper County at about 4:50 p.m. Monday.
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted yesterday
collision that occurred on FM 252 in Jasper County at about 4:50 p.m. Monday. According to a press release from the Texas Department of Public Safety, the crash occurred near County Road 355. The preliminary investigation shows that Percy... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
5 people, including 3 children, injured in Jasper County head-on collisioncollision that occurred on FM 252 in Jasper County at about 4:50 p.m. Monday.
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted yesterday
collision that occurred on FM 252 in Jasper County at about 4:50 p.m. Monday. According to a press release from the Texas Department of Public Safety, the crash occurred near County Road 355. The preliminary investigation shows that Percy... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Witnesses recount crash that claimed life of Haskell helicopter pilotsideways and went into the power line." He said he was just doing his job and
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted yesterday
sideways and went into the power line." He said he was just doing his job and often took flight over the Electra area. Texas Department of Public Safety, Sgt. Dan Buesing said, "He was working here for a local person working some cattle,... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
$6,000 reward offered for info on 1990 Texas cold caseThe Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is asking for the public's help in
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted yesterday
The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is asking for the public's help in solving the 1990 murder of Laura Guadalupe Guerra, and an increased reward of up to $6,000 is being offered for information that leads to the arrest of those responsible... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Patrol Agent - AUSTIN - Governor Greg Abbott has authorized a reward up to $20 000 through the Texas Crime Stoppers program for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for the murder of a U.S. Border P...Crime Stoppers is a program within the Office of the Governor under the Crimina
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
Crime Stoppers is a program within the Office of the Governor under the Criminal Justice Division (and administered by the Texas Department of Public Safety) that encourages, supports and fosters the development of local crime stoppers... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Nacogdoches County Sheriff's Office seeking public's help in finding theft suspectof the car, who has been identified as Terran Speaker, 32, of Huntington. Speak
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 2 days ago
of the car, who has been identified as Terran Speaker, 32, of Huntington. Speaker was not located in the manhunt. The Texas Department of Public Safety and the Nacogdoches Police Department assisted the NCSO during the manhunt. “Arrest... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
DPS identifies victim in fatal semi-truck rollover in PlainviewThe Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) worked an early morning fatality in
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 2 days ago
The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) worked an early morning fatality in Hale County. The crash happened just before 7 a.m. According to officials, a truck tractor semi-trailer was traveling southbound on I-27 just south of US 70 when it went... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
DPS identifies victim in fatal semi-truck rollover in PlainviewThe Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) worked an early morning fatality in
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 2 days ago
The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) worked an early morning fatality in Hale County. The crash happened just before 7 a.m. According to officials, a truck tractor semi-trailer was traveling southbound on I-27 just south of US 70 when it went... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
DPS identifies victim in fatal semi-truck rollover in PlainviewThe Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) worked an early morning fatality in
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 2 days ago
The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) worked an early morning fatality in Hale County. The crash happened just before 7 a.m. According to officials, a truck tractor semi-trailer was traveling southbound on I-27 just south of US 70 when it went... Read more
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Fortune
This Is Why Texas Law Enforcement Served Apple With a Search Warrantthe phone, as it did in the case of the San Bernardino shooting, Texas law enfo
Fortune / Posted 2 days ago
the phone, as it did in the case of the San Bernardino shooting, Texas law enforcement appears to have done so. Fortune contacted both Apple and the Texas Department of Public Safety for more information and will update this story if they re... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
2 dead, 3 hospitalized after single-vehicle crashchildren were killed and three others were critically injured Saturday night fo
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 2 days ago
children were killed and three others were critically injured Saturday night following a rollover crash north of Amarillo. Texas Department of Public Safety Sergeant Cindy Barkley said the driver hit a large dip near Paloma Dr. and Givens Ave.,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Mexican Mafia general gets 20 years in prisonShearer told jurors on Oct. 30. “To do so, he kind of took out his competition.
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
Shearer told jurors on Oct. 30. “To do so, he kind of took out his competition.” A federal investigation by the FBI and Texas Department of Public Safety connected Tellez to four killings, and he pleaded guilty in June 2016 to a federal... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
DPS identifies victim in fatal semi-truck rollover in PlainviewThe Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) worked an early morning fatality in
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 2 days ago
The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) worked an early morning fatality in Hale County. The crash happened just before 7 a.m. According to officials, a truck tractor semi-trailer was traveling southbound on I-27 just south of US 70 when it went... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
DPS identifies victim in fatal semi-truck rollover in PlainviewThe Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) worked an early morning fatality in
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 2 days ago
The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) worked an early morning fatality in Hale County. The crash happened just before 7 a.m. According to officials, a truck tractor semi-trailer was traveling southbound on I-27 just south of US 70 when it went... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
DPS identifies victim in fatal semi-truck rollover in PlainviewThe Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) worked an early morning fatality in
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 2 days ago
The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) worked an early morning fatality in Hale County. The crash happened just before 7 a.m. According to officials, a truck tractor semi-trailer was traveling southbound on I-27 just south of US 70 when it went... Read more
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The News & Observer
Watch as the Georgia Dome is imploded after 25 years of usesituation going on within this family. The suspect's mother-in-law attended thi
The News & Observer / Posted 2 days ago
situation going on within this family. The suspect's mother-in-law attended this church," shared Freeman Martin of the Texas Department of Public Safety during an update about the shooting on Monday. Devin Kelley, the suspect in the shooting... Read more
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Mashable
Authorities just served Apple a warrant for the Texas church shooter's iPhoneApple will be willing to help unlock the phone using a software key as was requ
Mashable / Posted 2 days ago
Apple will be willing to help unlock the phone using a software key as was requested in the 2015 San Bernardino case. Mashable has reached out to Apple, the FBI, and the Texas Department of Public Safety. We'll update this story when we hear... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Drivers in two-car accident have been identifiedThe drivers involved in two-car accident earlier this week on U.S. 59 near Clar
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 3 days ago
The drivers involved in two-car accident earlier this week on U.S. 59 near Clark’s Ferry road have been identified. Texas Department of Public Safety reports Lesly Cortez Ferniza, 24, of Eagle Pass, was driving a 2007 Ford Passenger northbound on... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Drivers in two-car accident have been identifiedThe drivers involved in two-car accident earlier this week on U.S. 59 near Clar
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 3 days ago
The drivers involved in two-car accident earlier this week on U.S. 59 near Clark’s Ferry road have been identified. Texas Department of Public Safety reports Lesly Cortez Ferniza, 24, of Eagle Pass, was driving a 2007 Ford Passenger northbound on... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
High-speed chase on I-10 ends in arrest of Texas manA motorcyclist is in custody after taking authorities on a high-speed speed cha
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 4 days ago
A motorcyclist is in custody after taking authorities on a high-speed speed chase from Texas to Louisiana. The Texas Department of Public Safety Troopers said Matthew Fontenot, 26, of Orange, Texas, failed to stop for law enforcement for speeding on... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
DPS investigating crash on Hwy 137 near MoodyThe Texas Department of Public Safety is investigating a multi-vehicle accident
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 4 days ago
The Texas Department of Public Safety is investigating a multi-vehicle accident that happened on Saturday afternoon on Hwy 137 near Moody. A witness told Central Texas News Now the accident happened close to Stampede Rd. right outside of Moody. DPS... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
DPS looking for Texas most wanted sex offender fugitivesThe Texas Department of Public Safety released the Texas top 10 most wanted sex
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 4 days ago
The Texas Department of Public Safety released the Texas top 10 most wanted sex offenders list. People can get cash rewards if they know where any of the suspects are. To be eligible for the cash rewards, tipsters must provide information to... Read more
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KXXV Waco
DPS looking for Texas most wanted sex offender fugitiveslooking for Texas most wanted sex offender fugitives The Texas Department of P
KXXV Waco / Posted 4 days ago
looking for Texas most wanted sex offender fugitives The Texas Department of Public Safety released the Texas top 10 most wanted sex offenders. The Texas Department of Public Safety... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Local man hosting free Thanksgiving dinnerlooking for Texas most wanted sex offender fugitivesDPS looking for Texas most
KXXV Waco / Posted 4 days ago
looking for Texas most wanted sex offender fugitivesDPS looking for Texas most wanted sex offender fugitives The Texas Department of Public Safety released the Texas top 10 most wanted sex offenders. The Texas Department of Public Safety... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Eagle statue removed from McLennan courthouse for repairslooking for Texas most wanted sex offender fugitivesDPS looking for Texas most
KXXV Waco / Posted 4 days ago
looking for Texas most wanted sex offender fugitivesDPS looking for Texas most wanted sex offender fugitives The Texas Department of Public Safety released the Texas top 10 most wanted sex offenders. The Texas Department of Public Safety... Read more
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KXXV Waco
77-old man dies after attempting to cross I-35against him. 77-year-old man dies after attempting to cross I-3577-year-old ma
KXXV Waco / Posted 5 days ago
against him. 77-year-old man dies after attempting to cross I-3577-year-old man dies after attempting to cross I-35 The Texas Department of Public Safety said a 77-year-old man died after attempting to cross I-35 in Bellmead on Friday... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
77-old man dies after attempting to cross I-35The Texas Department of Public Safety is investigating a fatal auto-pedestrian
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 5 days ago
The Texas Department of Public Safety is investigating a fatal auto-pedestrian crash on the northbound side of I-35 on Friday night. According to DPS, a 77-year-old man died after attempting to cross the interstate. The accident happened around... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
I-20 reopened, cattle truck wreck cleared from roadway in Gregg CountyKilgore Police Department responded to a wreck involving a cattle truck on I-20
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 5 days ago
Kilgore Police Department responded to a wreck involving a cattle truck on I-20W, between Highway 31 and Highway 42. The Texas Department of Public Safety and the Texas Department of Transportation also responded to the scene. Traffic has been... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Indictments: Nov. 16, 2017 | Crime27, driving while intoxicated, Lewisville police Dorigen Ngunyi, 24, driving w
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
27, driving while intoxicated, Lewisville police Dorigen Ngunyi, 24, driving while intoxicated with child passenger, Texas Department of Public Safety Ryan McCans, 18, aggravated assault, two counts of sexual assault, Denton County Sheriff's... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Paloma fire is now 100 percent containedto officials, two homes have been lost as well as one other building. Two propa
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 5 days ago
to officials, two homes have been lost as well as one other building. Two propane tanks have also been lost. Texas Department of Public Safety said SH-70 at Interstate 40 in Carson County was closed as of noon Friday due to a blaze in... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Officials rounding up cattle after crash on I-20W, traffic divertedKilgore Police Department responded to a wreck involving a cattle truck on I-20
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 5 days ago
Kilgore Police Department responded to a wreck involving a cattle truck on I-20W, between Highway 31 and Highway 42. The Texas Department of Public Safety and the Texas Department of Transportation also responded to the scene. Traffic has been... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Officials responding to Smith County wreck involving motorcycleThe Texas Department of Public Safety is responding to a crash involving a moto
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 5 days ago
The Texas Department of Public Safety is responding to a crash involving a motorcycle. About 5:45 p.m. Friday, officers responded to Highway 155, south of FM 344, regarding a report of a motorcycle vs a car crash. It is unclear if there are any... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Paloma fire is now 100 percent containedto officials, two homes have been lost as well as one other building. Two propa
KXXV Waco / Posted 5 days ago
to officials, two homes have been lost as well as one other building. Two propane tanks have also been lost. Texas Department of Public Safety said SH-70 at Interstate 40 in Carson County was closed as of noon Friday due to a blaze in... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Paloma fire is now 100 percent containedto officials, two homes have been lost as well as one other building. Two propa
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 5 days ago
to officials, two homes have been lost as well as one other building. Two propane tanks have also been lost. Texas Department of Public Safety said SH-70 at Interstate 40 in Carson County was closed as of noon Friday due to a blaze in... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Officials continue battling Paloma fire, now 80 percent containedeast. Officials say they plan to let the fire burn to Highway 287 north of Giv
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 5 days ago
east. Officials say they plan to let the fire burn to Highway 287 north of Givens Road. There are no homes in that area. Texas Department of Public Safety said SH-70 at Interstate 40 in Carson County was closed as of noon Friday due to a blaze in... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Officials rounding up cattle after crash on I-20Wto KLTV crews, traffic is being re-routed down FM 1252 and onto Highway 42 Dri
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 5 days ago
to KLTV crews, traffic is being re-routed down FM 1252 and onto Highway 42 Drivers should use caution in the area. The Texas Department of Public Safety posted a statement about the crash. "Troopers are currently assisting Kilgore Police... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Officials continue battling Paloma fire, now 80 percent containedeast. Officials say they plan to let the fire burn to Highway 287 north of Giv
KXXV Waco / Posted 5 days ago
east. Officials say they plan to let the fire burn to Highway 287 north of Givens Road. There are no homes in that area. Texas Department of Public Safety said SH-70 at Interstate 40 in Carson County was closed as of noon Friday due to a blaze in... Read more
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KXXV Waco
At least 1 person airlifted from scene of 2-vehicle wreck near Angelina-Polk county lineNo information was available as of 3:45 p.m. Friday about how many people were
KXXV Waco / Posted 5 days ago
No information was available as of 3:45 p.m. Friday about how many people were injured in the wreck. Troopers from the Texas Department of Public Safety, firefighters from the Lufkin and Diboll fire departments, and officers from the Diboll... Read more
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