South Side residents frustrated with drivers speeding after teen was hit by car while walking to bus stop
Residents living along Sligo Street on the South Side seem to be on the same page when it comes down to wanting speed bumps. This need became even more critical after a teen was struck by a car while trying to catch the bus for school.
‘Dead Man’s Curve’: Northwest Side homeowners want deadly Prue Road segment fixed
SAN ANTONIO – Northwest Side homeowners living on Prue Road are concerned about the increasing number of crashes on a segment of the road called “Dead Man’s Curve” and asking the city to find a solution to slow down drivers. Robert and Belinda Hughes say five vehicles have crashed into their backyard fence in 20 years. “Most recently, it has been occurring more frequently this last year, about a month and a half apart,” Robert said. “Everybody takes that curve like they’re speed racing because it’s such a winding road. “Although some of the long-term solutions may take time to develop, we will continue to coordinate between the City departments and neighbors.
SAPD: Driver arrested for DWI after rolling vehicle over on Northeast side
SAN ANTONIO – A driver was able to walk away with minor injuries after losing control of their vehicle, rolling over and crashing into a guardrail. This all happened early Saturday at around 2:30 on I-35 and O’Connor. The vehicle landed wheels up and sustained major damage. According to police, traffic was not affected by the crash and it was quickly cleared. The drive was given a sobriety test at the scene and was taken in by police for driving while intoxicated.
Driver crosses median on Loop 410 on SW Side, strikes truck head-on
SAN ANTONIO – Two people were hospitalized following a head-on wreck along Loop 410 on the Southwest Side. San Antonio police officers responded to the crash around 8 a.m. Friday on the highway near Interstate 35. Michael Davis said a driver headed eastbound on Loop 410 crossed into the median, broke the barrier and crashed into a truck heading westbound. The eastbound lanes were closed following the wreck but they have since reopened. Related articles:Latest traffic updates around SAWATCH LIVE: Transguide Traffic Cameras
Women, children now have shelter after devastating church recovery house fire
The campus helped women going through drug and alcohol addiction as well as domestic abuse. Church officials said eight women and three children were displaced after the fire. An accidental fire destroyed the home which has left eight women and three children without shelter. An accidental fire destroyed the home which has left eight women and three children without shelter. We were just like, ‘Wow.’”An accidental fire destroyed the home which has left eight women and three children without shelter.
Three people seriously hurt after car hits Bexar County deputy’s vehicle
Bexar County – A man, woman, and child are in critical condition after a suspected drunk driver crashed into a Bexar County Sheriff’s Office deputy’s vehicle, according to Bexar County officials. Around 3:30 a.m. Sunday, the deputy had pulled over to help the three people in the stalled vehicle, when a woman driving eastbound slammed into the deputies car causing it to rollover onto the three victims, according to the Bexar County Sheriff’s Office. The man was taken by helicopter to University Hospital in critical condition. The woman and child were taken by ambulance, also in serious condition. The woman driving the vehicle was also taken to the hospital in serious condition.
WATCH: 18-wheeler accident closes I-10 EB ramp to I-35 NB
SAN ANTONIO – WATCH LIVE: An 18-wheeler accident has closed the Interstate 10 eastbound exit ramp to Interstate 35 northbound on the northwestern edge of downtown. The accident was reported just before 9 a.m. Tuesday morning. Traffic presently will be unable to use that ramp as emergency crews work. The accident scene is not far from the infamous Finesilver Curve, where multiple accidents have occurred recently. Breaking news, severe weather, daily forecasts, entertainment news, all of the day’s important events to keep you up to date wherever you are.
Traffic Alert: Accident on WB Loop 1604 at NW Military
SAN ANTONIO – An accident has been reported on Westbound Loop 1604 at NW Military Highway. Traffic has begun to move slowly due to the accident and is causing delays in the area. Police advise motorists to find an alternate route if possible. We'll let you know when the roadway has cleared up. For all of KSAT 12's traffic information click here.