First responder recalls tragic details of a woman, child drowning as a warning to drivers willing to take a chance in high water
A first responder on scene the morning two cars were swept away in high water recalls what he saw and heard that day and is warning others about the dangers of driving in flooded areas.
Body of 5-year-old girl found; recovery efforts continue for woman in submerged vehicle in east Bexar County, sheriff says
The body of a 5-year-old girl was recovered from a submerged vehicle and the recovery effort for a 52-year-old woman will resume Friday morning after the vehicles they were traveling in were swept away by high water in east Bexar County Thursday morning, Sheriff Javier Salazar said.
18-wheeler hits, kills man in east Bexar County
SAN ANTONIO – An 18-wheeler carrying gravel hit and killed a 58-year-old man Monday near St. Hedwig in east Bexar County. According to Deputy Johnny Garcia, a spokesman with the Bexar County Sheriff’s Office, deputies were dispatched around 2:30 p.m. to the 400 block of North Abbott Road. When deputies arrived, they found the victim, who was a nearby resident, dead at the scene. Garcia said it appears that the driver of the 18-wheeler, who was delivering gravel in the area, may have been backing up when he killed the man. Anyone who has information about the incident is asked to call BCSO at 210-335-6070 or send an email to email@example.com.
Take a tour and learn how many of our South Texas towns got their unique names
SAN ANTONIO - KSAT meteorologist Justin Horne has been hitting the road since 2015 to find out how many Texas towns got their unique names. From Quemado to Welfare to St. Hedwig and everything in between, take a tour with our map below that shows all the South Texas towns and areas Justin has visited. (Click here if you can not see the map.) List of towns in alphabetical order:Copyright 2018 by KSAT - All rights reserved.