Goose Valley, WY – Injuries Reported in Crash on I-90 near MM 30
Goose Valley, WY (August 6, 2021) – A motor vehicle accident reported in the Goose Valley area on Thursday evening ended in injuries. At around 10:48 p.m., on August 5, emergency crews were notified that their assistance was needed on-site at a traffic-related incident on Interstate 90.
Reports from local authorities indicate that a collision blocked Interstate 90 near mile marker 30. The incident caused moderate delays as crews worked to clear the area. The Goose Valley Fire Department secured the area and worked to remove vehicles and debris from the roadway. At least one person was transported to a local hospital for medical 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.
Car Accidents in Wyoming
Every year, we see thousands of victims throughout the state of Wyoming affected by negligent and reckless drivers. More than 120 people lose their lives in traffic-related incidents annually while many others are left with debilitating injuries that impact their health and wellbeing. Some of the leading causes of crashes in our state include:
Speeding: Even though we have posted speed limits on every stretch of road across the state, we continue to see accidents caused by drivers who decide to go above the limits.
Driving while impaired by drugs or alcohol: Many collisions take place each year in our state due to motorists who enter roadways while under the influence of drugs or alcohol. Being impaired can negatively impact a driver’s ability to maintain control over their vehicle. As a result, countless people are left injured due to their choices.
Drivers who are distracted: Thousands of crashes take place due to motorists who are distracted by their cell phones, GPS units, and various other objects while operating their vehicles. Being distracted is a common factor in a large percentage of collisions
When victims are hurt in crashes, due to these and other acts of negligence, they often have legal options available to them. Reaching out to a knowledgeable car accident attorney in Wyoming can help to ensure you are in the best position possible to hold negligent actors accountable.
The Wyoming personal injury attorneys at Burg Simpson are dedicated to helping victims throughout the state who have been hurt in crashes due to the negligence of others. Our team strives to provide the most competent and trusted representation so our clients are able to get the justice they deserve while maximizing their recoveries.
If you have been injured in an accident, due to the actions of another driver, do not wait to protect your legal rights. Contact our Wyoming injury accident attorneys at your earliest convenience to schedule a free case evaluation with our team to discuss the legal options available for you. Call our team today at 800-330-2195 or 307-527-7891 to meet with our team so we can help you get the justice you deserve.
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