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Jackson, WY – Accident with Injuries Reported at MM 4 on WY-22

By Burg Simpson
May 22, 2021
4 min read

Jackson, WY (May 22, 2021) – The Wyoming Highway Patrol received the request for assistance at the scene of a motor vehicle accident in the Jackson area that ended in injuries. At around 5:32 p.m., on May 20, crews were notified that a crash took place on Wyoming Highway 22.

According to reports from WHP, a collision between vehicles blocked the highway near milepost 4. The incident caused stop-and-go traffic, resulting in expansive delays throughout the area. At least one person involved in the accident was injured. Medics responded to the scene to treat injured victims before transporting them to local hospitals for further care. At this time, WHP is investigating.

Our thoughts are with the victims injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery.

Car Accidents in Wyoming

Jackson, WY – Accident with Injuries Reported at MM 4 on WY-22Every day, car accidents take place in Wyoming that force victims into area hospitals. Many victims sustain injuries that alter their lives entirely. Accidents can happen for a variety of reasons. Some of the most common causes of accidents we see in our state include negligent drivers, speeding drivers, reckless driving behaviors, drivers who are impaired, and those who are distracted while operating their vehicles. Even taking your eyes off the road for a few seconds can have a life-changing impact on a person.

Accident victims are often forced to go through extensive medical treatment and spend weeks off work to recover. Depending on the severity of injuries, some people never fully recover. Although there are numerous treatment options available for victims of auto accidents, they come at a substantial cost. Victims who sustain injuries in collisions caused by negligent and reckless drivers can benefit significantly by working with a team of knowledgeable and aggressive accident lawyers in Wyoming after being harmed in collisions.

Without a doubt, being involved in a crash can be life-altering. When victims are harmed due to the negligence of others, they deserve justice. Working with a responsive lawyer will help you get the maximum amount of compensation from wrongdoers so you can cover medical costs, lost wages, and various economic and non-economic expenses you face moving forward. Wyoming personal injury lawyers at Burg Simpson are dedicated to helping victims who are seriously injured in car accidents get the compensation and justice they deserve. Our experienced trial lawyers have extensive experience and resources available to help victims move forward after their accidents. If you were injured in an accident, due to the negligence of another driver, contact our personal injury attorneys Wyoming at 800-330-2195 or 307-527-7891 to see how we can help you.

Note: Independent sources were used in the creation of this post.  These sources include news reports, police reports, eye-witness reports, social media reports, and first-hand accounts about the injury accident. For that reason, the facts pertaining to the specific events surrounding this accident have not been independently verified by our writing team. If there is any information that is not correct about a specific incident or if you would prefer that the post be removed, please reach out to us as soon as possible so that we can make the correction or remove the post.  

Disclaimer: At the personal injury law firm of Burg Simpson, we have made it our mission to give back to our local community members. We have dedicated our careers to changing peoples’ lives for the better by fighting for them in court to ensure that they receive fair and full compensation for their injuries and damages after suffering an injury.  We hope these posts will help bring awareness to the dangers of driving and will remind members of our communities to practice safer driving habits and take the necessary precautions to prevent being injured. This is not a solicitation for business. The information in this post should not be misconstrued as medical advice or legal advice. The photos depicted in this post are not representative of the actual accident scene.

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