Text DFW to 24042 to join 97.9 The Beat’s mobile club for exclusive news (Terms & Conditions). Follow The Beat On Twitter: A teenager, Christopher Bonilla, was recently killed in a bus/train accident in Athens, Texas (about 1.5 hours outside of Dallas). The teen’s 9 year-old cousin, Joselyne Torres, who was the only other student on […]

Follow The Beat On Twitter: DART bus driver, Larry Hearn, was recently killed in Lancaster outside of his home, while on break between shifts. At this time police have no suspects or witnesses. It’s been reported by CBS11 News that family members are still in shock of the senseless violence that took the man they all […]

Follow The Beat On Twitter: 1 Mesquite ISD student who attended James Terry Middle School died after the bus crashed yesterday. Over 40 other students were on the bus as well; 3 of them being injured and taken to the hospital. The bus also caught on fire and students were rescued by first responders. The […]

Follow The Beat On Twitter: A woman in Dallas was killed Sunday afternoon after being struck by a car. The woman was waiting on the bus near Buckner and Peavy when the accident occurred. Information about the driver of that car has not been released yet. See the video below for more info (be patient as […]

Follow The Beat On Twitter: 1 man in Dallas died in his Dodge Charger vehicle, that caught on fire, after he crashed into a DART Bus early this morning (7/27/18). Even with the fire departments help, the fire still continued on. See the video below for more info (be patient as it loads or refresh page […]