SAN ANTONIO – The Texas Department of Public Safety on Thursday released the names of the victims killed and injured in a church bus crash near Garner State Park.
The deceased are:
Murray William Barrett, 67, of New Braunfels
Howard Bryan Allen, 81, of New Braunfels
Rhonda Barlow Allen, 61, of New Braunfels
Harold Boyd Barber, 87, of New Braunfels
Margaret Robinson Barber, 82, of New Braunfels
Cristie Clare Moore, 68, of Cibolo
Donna Elizabeth Hawkins, 69, of Schertz
Avis Scholl Banks, 83, of Austin
Mildred Goodlett Rosamond, 87, of New Braunfels
Addie Maurine Schmeltekopf, 84, of New Braunfels (died At University Hospital In San Antonio)
Sue Wynn Tysdal, 76, of New Braunfels
Martha Holcomb Walker, 84, of New Braunfels
Dorothy Fern Vulliet, 84, of New Braunfels
Rose Mary Harris, 64, of New Braunfels. (Airlifted To SAMMC Hospital in San Antonio in critical condition)
The wreck happened about 12:30 p.m. Wednesday outside Garner State Park in northern Uvalde County, about 75 miles west of San Antonio.
The cause of the collision isn't immediately known.
DPS officials said U.S. Highway 82 was opened to traffic at about 12:28 a.m. Thursday.
The investigation will continue and NTSB personnel are scheduled to arrive Thursday morning to begin the federal investigation with the assistance of DPS personnel.
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