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Rawlins, WY – Injuries Reported in Crash on I-80 near MM 208

By Burg Simpson
August 25, 2021
4 min read

Rawlins, WY (August 24, 2021) – A motor vehicle accident reported in the Rawlins area ended in injuries. At around 4:24 a.m., on August 24, emergency crews were notified that their assistance was requested on-site at a crash on Interstate 80.

Reports from the Wyoming Department of Transportation show that a collision blocked the left lanes of westbound Interstate 80 in the area of milepost 208. The incident caused moderate delays in the area. At least one person was transported to a local hospital for medical care. At this time, the circumstances surrounding the accident are under investigation with the Wyoming Highway Patrol.

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

Car Accidents in Rawlins, Wyoming

Car accidents in the state of Wyoming some thousands of people to area hospitals with injuries every year. In many instances, victims sustain serious injuries that require extensive medical treatment. Many victims require surgery and have to spend weeks or even months in recovery. When victims sustain injuries like traumatic brain injuries, spinal cord injuries, and internal organ damage, they often require long-term care like therapy and rehabilitation. These treatments are not only painful for victims, but they are extremely expensive as well. 

When victims are injured in accidents, due to the negligence of others, it is crucial that they take legal action as soon as possible. Seeking the assistance of knowledgeable Rawlins, Wyoming personal injury attorneys can help to ensure you are in the best position possible to hold negligent parties accountable for their actions. A skilled legal team will be able to review the circumstances surrounding your accident to determine all liable parties.

Waiting to protect your legal rights can greatly impact your ability to get justice. For this reason, it is crucial that you seek immediate assistance from a knowledgeable legal team to ensure you are in the best position possible to recover. 

Our Wyoming personal injury attorneys at Burg Simpson strive to help our clients protect their legal rights so they can get the justice they deserve. We are committed to helping injured victims in our state hold negligent actors accountable so they can maximize the compensation they recover for their legal claims. 

Our team will go to work immediately on investigating your accident. We will go to the scene where your accident took place to gather evidence and collect testimony from witnesses. Our team will gather police reports, medical records, and various other pieces of evidence to ensure you have the strongest case imaginable to fight to protect your legal rights.

We understand that no two accidents are alike. For this reason, we are committed to providing each person we work with individualized representation that accurately reflects their needs and best interests moving forward.

Contact our Rawlins, Wyoming injury accident attorneys by calling 800-330-2195 or 307-527-7891 at your earliest convenience to schedule a free case evaluation with our attorneys to determine the best legal options available for you. Our team stops at nothing to ensure you get the justice you deserve.

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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