Swan Song - On a cold winter night in 1915 a van full of musicians was driving back to Dallas after performing a benefit concert at the Buckner Orphanage. The weather has taken a turn for the worst with freezing sleet. As the van crossed the White Rock Creek bridge the driver lost control and the van crashed through the rails and plunged into the creek. The driver was killed instantly. The five other musicians drowned. Samuel Blvd at White Rock Creek, Dallas, TX.
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