Sunday, June 26, 2016
1012 C Street  •  Floresville, TX 78114  •  Phone: 830-216-4519  •  Fax: 830-393-3219  • 

WCN Site Search


Preview the Paper Preview the Paper

Preview this week's Paper
A limited number of pages are displayed in this preview.
Preview this Week’s Issue ›
Subscribe Today ›

Lost & Found

Found: Husky on Hwy. 181 in Floresville near Whataburger. Call 210-997-6010.

VideoFound: Great Pyrenees on CR 124, June 5, young male, not neutered, red banded collar, no tag, black spot on tip of tongue, cannot keep. 830-216-2380.
*Includes FREE photo online! mywcn.com/lostandfound
More Lost & Found ads ›

Help Wanted

Chemical treater truck operator wanted, 2 years experience minimum, must have DOT Class A CDL with hazmat and tanker endorsement. Leave a message at 210-259-7646.
Seeking individual to work in a local child-care center, paid holidays, etc., must be high school grad or GED. Apply in person at Cubs Country Childcare, 212 FM 1346 in La Vernia.
More Help Wanted ads ›

Featured Videos





Video Vault ›
Heritage ParkBudget BlindsPursch with auto package

Breaking News


Woman suffers injuries in midday crash


Woman suffers injuries in midday crash
Emergency personnel tend to an injured driver following a near-fatal crash July 10 at the junction of U.S. 87 and S.H. 97 near Stockdale.


E-Mail this Story to a Friend
Print this Story

Wilson County News
July 10, 2014, 12:15pm
6,488 views
1 comment

STOCKDALE -- An 81-year-old Sutherland Springs woman is being treated for her injuries at University Hospital in San Antonio following a near-fatal crash July 10 at the junction of U.S. 87 and S.H. 97 west of here.According to Trooper Joseph Lerma of the Texas Department of Public Safety Highway Patrol, Maurine Barker was flown from the scene via AirLife helicopter.

According to Lerma’s preliminary investigation, Barker was attempting to cross the southbound lanes of U.S. 87 from S.H. 97 East in a 1987 Oldsmobile Delta 88 sedan when she drove into the path of a southbound 2006 Ford F-350 pickup truck being driven by 52-year-old Mario Salazar Aguilar of Stockdale. The pickup truck struck the Oldsmobile between its driver-side doors.

Wilson County Sheriff’s Office Deputy Franklin Ashton, who was first to respond to the scene, said that Barker was partially ejected from the vehicle and initially was unresponsive. She regained consciousness and was treated at the scene by members of the Stockdale Emergency Medical Services while AirLife was en route.

The crash remains under investigation.
 

Your Opinions and Comments

 
William J. Gibbs Jr.  
WCN  
July 10, 2014 2:33pm
 
According to a University Hospital spokesman, Maurine Barker was listed in critical condition as of 2:15 p.m.

Share your comment or opinion on this story!


You must be logged in to post a comment.




Not a subscriber?
Subscriber, but no password?
Forgot password?

Breaking News Archives


Southern Electric
WCN Citizens Forum 5/28/15
Malcolm's Custom Welding
Triple R DC ExpertsHeavenly Touch homeAllstate & McBride RealtyVoncille Bielefeld home

  Copyright © 2007-2016 Wilson County News. All rights reserved. Web development by Drewa Designs.