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Breaking News

Fatal accident near La Vernia

Fatal accident near La Vernia
Texas Dept of Public Safety Highway Patrol investigate an early-morning crash near La Vernia March 7.

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Wilson County News
March 8, 2012, 9:38am

U.S. 87 south of La Vernia remains closed in both directions following a fatal collision at approximately 6 a.m. today. Dead is 46-year-old Ernesto Marquez of Stockdale. Also involved was an 18-wheeler driven by 47-year-old Ronnie Montoya of San Antonio.

Officers with the Texas Department of Public Safety Highway Patrol continue their investigation into the crash.

Your Opinions and Comments

Glenn Quagmire  
Quahog, Rhode Island  
March 12, 2012 12:04pm
What tha, why don't you do it? You seem to know everything.

what tha  
March 12, 2012 10:09am
hey new guy purchase a copy of the only newspaper in the county they need your money.....why wont someone start a newspaper in wilson county so the public can get the answers and the real breaking news, my prayers for the familys loss.

Elaine K.  
March 11, 2012 10:44pm
Newguy, For a followup and other details, please read the March 14 print edition of the Wilson County News.

March 10, 2012 2:00pm
This is a horrible tragedy please be respectful and considerate it's not for us to determine who's at fault.

March 10, 2012 11:17am
Wilson county news........ how about a followup on the cause here....thanks !!!

jesica anderson  
March 10, 2012 7:50am
Omg y'all don't know what ur talking about the man had a blow out and was changing his tire on the side of the road when the 18 wheeler swerved and hit his truck the man was in fetal poistion on road when 2 cars ran him over... More ›

Monica Chew  
March 10, 2012 7:26am
he try no kill two dogs how was on the road and now he is dead

7th Generation La Vernian  
La Vernia  
March 9, 2012 10:21am
newguyntown: How about spell checking?

March 9, 2012 8:46am
Everyone jumped the gun on the 18 wheeler. According to Express-News, the pickup drifted into the path of the 18 wheeler and the driver was ejected because he did not have his seat belt on.

John Doe  
March 8, 2012 11:09pm
Prayers go out to the family and truck driver.

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