Severe storms bring rain, damage
FLORESVILLE -- The Wilson County News has received unconfirmed reports of a possible tornado or straight-line winds just after midday, causing damage to Pruski’s Feed in Kosciusko.
Southbound traffic on S.H. 123 near Kosciusko also was blocked, due to a fallen tree, according to reports around 2 p.m.
According to the Texas Department of Transportation’s (TxDOT) Floresville office, F.M. 536 at the Wilson and Atascosa county line was closed at Atascosa County’s request earlier today. TxDOT crews also were monitoring water over the road at several locations, including:
•F.M. 537 1 mile from F.M. 1922
•F.M. 536 at Martinez Lane
•F.M. 536 at C.R. 146.
Hail was reported in the Dewees area.
Travelers and area residents are urged to use caution as severe thunderstorms continue to move through the area. Tornado and severe thunderstorm warnings continue to be in effect in across the area.
Remember to “turn around, don’t drown,” at low-water crossings or anywhere water is running across the roadway.
Road closures and reports of damage can be posted here as they are received.
Your Opinions and Comments
Wilson County News
May 10, 2012 2:38pm
Share your comment or opinion on this story!
You must be logged in to post a comment.
Breaking News Archives
Adkins man arrested for wife’s 2013 murder (June 23, 2016)
Afternoon crash injures one, closes Business Loop 181 in Floresville (June 23, 2016)
Floresville police seek alleged credit card abuser (June 23, 2016)
Floresville road work on S.H. 97 through July 4 (June 22, 2016)
Authorities seek information on two ATVs theft (June 21, 2016)
Time Warner gets Floresville-area Internet back in action (June 14, 2016)
No serious injuries in Floresville rollover (June 10, 2016)
Giant Floresville gator is dead (June 9, 2016)
Truck stolen from Best Western (June 9, 2016)
Fuel thief strikes again in Floresville (June 8, 2016)
Local rainfall totals (June 6, 2016)
Saturday Update from NWS: Flood warnings for area rivers (June 3, 2016)
Weather prompts change in location for LVISD graduation ceremony (June 3, 2016)
Crime Stoppers to hold free training June 6-7 (June 2, 2016)
Be smart about flooding (June 1, 2016)
Flash flood watch continues until Friday (June 1, 2016)