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Kemmerer, WY – One Killed & Nine Injured in US-30 Crash

By Burg Simpson
July 17, 2021
4 min read
Kemmerer, WY – One Killed & Nine Injured in US-30 Crash

Kemmerer, WY (July 17, 2021) – A major motor vehicle collision reported in Kemmerer has claimed one person’s life while leaving multiple other victims injured. On July 14, the Wyoming Highway Patrol was requested at the scene of a collision on US Highway 30.

Reports from local authorities show that a 2008 Mazda CX-9 was traveling west on US Highway 30 when it became involved in a head-on collision with a 2008 Toyota Sienna. The driver of the Mazda, a 55-year-old woman from Utah, sustained fatal injuries and died at the scene. A 27-year-old female and three juveniles in the Mazda were injured. The four victims were transported to South Lincoln Medical Center for care.

The driver of the Toyota, a 39-year-old male from Utah, was transported via air ambulance to the University of Utah with injuries. Two adult female passengers and two juvenile passengers in the Toyota were transported to either the University of Utah or to South Lincoln Medical Center for care. At this time, the incident remains under investigation.

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

We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of the victim who lost their life in this accident. Our thoughts are with them at this time.

Fatal Car Accidents in Wyoming

Every year, thousands of people are injured in life-altering automobile collisions across the state of Wyoming. Although we hope that all victims involved in accidents are able to recover from their injuries, this is far from the truth. Approximately 150 people lose their lives in auto accidents in Wyoming each year. These accidents are often preventable, yet we continue to witness the overwhelming consequences they have on families throughout the state.

Some of the most common causes of collisions include drivers who fail to yield the right of way, drivers who are distracted or impaired drivers, and those who act recklessly while behind the wheel. When victims lose their lives in accidents, due to the negligence of other drivers, their families should seek legal guidance from a competent wrongful death attorney in Wyoming as soon as possible. They may have legal options available to help them hold wrongdoers accountable for their actions and get justice for their loved ones.

Since 1977, Burg Simpson has provided nationwide legal representation to families who have lost loved ones in auto accidents caused by negligent drivers. Our accident lawyers in Wyoming are passionate about fighting for peoples’ legal rights and holding negligent parties accountable for their actions. Our resources, nationwide reputation, and proven track record of success with helping victims and their families recover demonstrates the level of commitment our attorneys have for every client we work with. By scheduling a free consultation at your earliest convenience, we can discuss the circumstances of your loved one’s accident to help you get the justice and compensation you rightfully deserve. If your loved one lost their life in an accident, due to another driver’s actions, contact our attorneys in 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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