Casper, WY – Crash with Injuries Reported at US-200 near MM 25
Casper, WY (August 11, 2021) – Emergency crews were requested to provide assistance at the scene of a traffic-related incident that ended in injuries. At approximately 9:13 a.m., on August 8, calls came in regarding a crash on US Highway 20.
Reports from the Wyoming Highway Patrol indicate that a collision blocked US Highway 20 in the area of mile marker 25. The incident caused moderate delays in the area as WHP and firefighters closed off the roadway as they worked to clear the area. An unknown number of people were transported to local hospitals where they underwent further treatment for their injuries. At this time, the circumstances surrounding the accident are under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the victims injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Accidents in Wyoming
Motor vehicle collisions across the state of Wyoming have a negative impact on the lives of countless people each year. In many instances, victims sustain severe injuries that greatly impact their ability to work and engage in various activities. Some of the most common injuries sustained by victims of Wyoming car accidents include:
- Back injuries
- Loss of limbs
- Neck and soft tissue injuries
- Broken bones
- Burn injuries
- Spinal cord injuries
- Traumatic brain injuries
- Severe back injuries
These and other life-changing injuries often force those hurt to go through months of treatment. Some victims never really recover from their injuries. Instead, they are left permanently disabled and unable to return to work indefinitely. Many accidents are caused by drivers who engage in reckless and negligent actions.
In fact, more than 80% of crashes across our state are a result of drivers engaging in negligent and reckless behaviors while operating their vehicles. When victims are hurt in accidents caused by negligent drivers, they may have legal options available to help them recover. Victims should contact a Wyoming personal injury attorney as soon as possible to explore legal options available to them.
Our car accident attorneys in Wyoming at Burg Simpson provide a variety of services to our clients to ensure they are able to get the justice they deserve. Some of the services we provide for our clients include investigating the accident, gathering evidence, working with experts who can recreate the scene of the accident, filing timely documents for our clients, and aggressively negotiating full and fair compensation for our clients.
Our team is dedicated to helping injured parties across Wyoming hold negligent drivers accountable for their actions and we stop at nothing to make sure our clients are able to recover. If you have been injured in a car accident, due to the negligence of another motorist, contact our Wyoming injury accident attorneys at 800-330-2195 or 307-527-7891 to see how we can help you.
Schedule a free case review with our team so we can analyze the circumstances surrounding your accident to determine the best legal options available to help you hold negligent parties accountable and get the justice you deserve.
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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.