Category Archives: WBAP 24/7 News

Three alarm fire severely damages north Dallas apartment complex

Three alarm fire severely damages north Dallas apartment complex

Dallas (WBAP/KLIF) – Dallas Fire-Rescue fought a three alarm fire early Sunday morning at the Buena Vista Apartments, a little north of the Central Expressway/635 interchange. The blaze was already in advanced stage when the first firefighters arrived at 3:00 AM, so the best they could do was contain it and prevent it from spreading.…MORE

A New Report Reveals a 300% Increase in Dallas Homicides, Compared to Last Month

A New Report Reveals a 300% Increase in Dallas Homicides, Compared to Last Month

DALLAS (WBAP/KLIF News) – A new report shows more than two dozen homicides in Dallas this month. Data from the National Incident Based Reporting System (NIBRS) shows at least 26 homicides across the city this month. Dallas Police said the number could actually be closer to 30. That total represents an almost 300% increase from…MORE

Police Say A 9-Year Old Child Was Killed in Drag Racing Crash

Police Say A 9-Year Old Child Was Killed in Drag Racing Crash

DALLAS (WBAP/KLIF News) – Dallas Police and Fire report three vehicles were traveling at a high rate of speed, causing an accident that lead to the death of a child. A Dodge Charger, a Ford Mustang, and a Dodge Challenger, were racing on Lake June Road, just after 7:30 p.m. Friday. According to police, the…MORE

Juvenile carjacker crashes into Dallas barbershop

Juvenile carjacker crashes into Dallas barbershop

Dallas (WBAP/KLIF) – An accused juvenile carjacker crashed into a Dallas business Friday evening. He reportedly had taken a vehicle from its rightful owner, dragging her down a street and running over her before crashing into the front of a Floyd’s 99 Barbershop on Mockingbird Lane near Greenville Avenue. He ran, but was apprehended a…MORE