Wednesday, July 01, 2015

Advertise with us

Woman transported to the hospital following wreck on Houston Highway

June 30, 2011 at 1:30 a.m.

Victoria firefighters take Helen Smith to Citizens Medical Center following a collision on Houston Highway.

One woman was transported to a Victoria hospital following a wreck on Houston Highway near Azalea Street on Thursday.

Orion Vasquez, 19, of Victoria, was facing east in the turn lane on Houston Highway preparing to make a left-hand turn onto Azalea Street when his black Dodge truck was struck by Helen Smith, 74, of Victoria, who entered the turn lane behind him at 4:12 p.m., said Police Officer Zach DeLaRosa.

Smith was transported to Citizens Medical Center, where she was treated and released.

DeLaRosa said Smith will be cited for failure to control speed.



Powered By AdvocateDigitalMedia