Fort Worth Fire On the Scene After Car Plunges Into the Trinity River; 2 Fatalities

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Fort Worth (WBAP/KLIF) – Fort Worth fire officials have confirmed two fatalities after a pickup truck plunged into the Trinity River overnight.

The department’s dive team used cables to pull the vehicle back onto the University Bridge, at which time the bodies of two men were found just moments ago.

The accident happened around 2:30am


Fort Worth (WBAP/KLIF) –  The Fort Worth Fire Department dive team was busy overnight after a vehicle was reported to have plowed off of the North University Bridge.

The car landed upside-down in the water.  Crews attached to the vehicle as a wrecker was used to pull it back onto the bridge.


Fort Worth (WBAP/KLIF)  Fort Worth firefighters have pulled a car out of the Trinity River after reports that it plowed off of the North University Bridge around 2:30 this morning.


Fort Worth (WBAP/KLIF) – Fort Worth firefighters are out at the Trinity River where a vehicle has plunged off the bridge on North University and landed upside down in the river.

Dive teams are in the water, according Fort Worth Fire.

At this time they have not confirm whether or not anyone is still inside the vehicle.

Crews were called out around 2:30am.


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