A Little Elm ISD School bus with 43 students on board collided with an SUV Tuesday afternoon. According to Sgt. Compton of the Little Elm Police Department.
School bus driver Heather Bowen said she had no reason to fear for the safety of the high school-aged students on her Northwest ISD bus Wednesday. But that vehicle was minutes from being engulfed in flames.
In a flash, a North Texas school bus filled with students was on fire. For the first time Wednesday night, those students share the frightening moments before they were able to escape.
It could have been disastrous… a rolling school bus, with two special ed students onboard, catches fire. But quick actions by the driver and a school monitor helped everyone escape unhurt.
A bus driver in the Joshua Independent School District wasn’t on her normal route Tuesday. The woman has been sidelined while officials investigate video of an alleged conversation she had with a student.
Five students were transported to area hospitals with minor injuries Thursday morning after a school bus crash on Walton Walker in Dallas.
Drivers, this is your warning. In just a matter of days a second North Texas city will start ticketing and fining drivers caught on camera blowing past stopped school buses.
Cameras mounted on school buses are intended to keep kids safe by catching drivers who break the law. Many North Texas buses are equipped with them, yet some cities aren’t using them because it’s illegal.
A 4-year-old West Texas girl has survived being apparently forgotten on a school bus parked in a vehicle barn on a hot afternoon.
There were some frightening moments for a North Texas kindergarten student. The 5-year-old boy got on the wrong bus at the end of the school day and only he noticed something was wrong.
There’s nothing new about dozens of school buses in one district. In fact, the I-Team discovered some of the fleet is old enough to have hauled some parents when they were in school!
Vandals using rocks, bricks and a golf club have damaged six North Texas school buses but repairs should be done in time for next week’s start of classes.