Shiner woman killed in one-vehicle wreck
Aug. 6, 2011 at 3:06 a.m.
LAVACA COUNTY - A 77-year-old Shiner woman died in a one-vehicle wreck Friday afternoon.
Dorothy Mueller Horecka was driving her 2001 Dodge Dakota about 2:40 p.m. west on U.S. Highway 90A, about half a mile from the 580 mile post.
Horecka left the highway and struck a telephone pole, said officials with the Department of Public Safety in San Antonio.
She was flown to Brackenridge Hospital in Austin, where she died of injuries.
The Advocate could not reach family or friends Saturday.