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Rawlins, WY – Injuries Reported in Auto Collision on US-287 near MM 32

By Burg Simpson
July 31, 2021
4 min read
Rawlins, WY – Injuries Reported in Auto Collision on US-287 near MM 32

Rawlins, WY (July 31, 2021) – An automobile accident reported in the Rawlins area sent at least one person to a local hospital with injuries. At around 3:41 a.m., on July 29, emergency crews were notified that a crash on US Highway 287 required assistance.

Reports from authorities show that a collision between vehicles blocked US Highway 287 near mile marker 32. The incident caused moderate delays between Rawlins and Muddy Gap during the morning hours. An unknown number of people were transported to area hospitals for the treatment of injuries. At this time, the incident remains under investigation.

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

Car Accidents in Wyoming

Every day, car accidents take place in Wyoming that force victims into area hospitals. Many victims sustain injuries that alter their lives entirely. Although there are numerous measures drivers can take to protect themselves out on roadways across Wyoming, we continue to see innocent drivers and passengers left with debilitating injuries due to the reckless, negligent, and careless actions of other motorists sharing the road.

Accidents can take place for a variety of reasons. Some of the most common causes of accidents we see in our state include reckless driving behaviors, negligent drivers, drivers who are impaired, speeding drivers, and motorists 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.

Crash 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. Even though there are numerous treatment options available, many victims are left with permanent disabilities that continue to impact their health and wellbeing indefinitely.

People who sustain injuries in crashes caused by negligent and reckless drivers can benefit significantly by working with a team of aggressive seasoned car accident attorneys in Wyoming after being harmed in collisions. Working with a reputable lawyer will help you get the maximum amount of compensation from wrongdoers so you can cover lost wages, medical costs, 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. 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. Our team is committed to providing our clients with the most responsive and effective representation imaginable. Our trusted 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. Contact our law firm today to get started on your case.

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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