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Sheridan, WY – Injury Accident Reported on Highway 14A near Burgess Junction

By Burg Simpson
August 31, 2021
4 min read

Sheridan, WY (August 28, 2021) – Emergency crews were notified that their assistance was needed on-site at a crash in Sheridan County that ended in injuries. At around 10:20 a.m., on August 26, calls for assistance came in regarding a collision on Highway 14A.

Reports from the Sheridan County Sheriff’s Office show that a collision took place on Highway 14A just 20 miles west of Burgess Junction. The incident caused some disruptions in the area as crews worked to clear the roadway. EMS tended to injured victims briefly on-site. At least one person was transported to an area hospital for further care. At this time, the cause of the crash remains under investigation. 

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

Car Accidents in Sheridan, 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:

Broken bones: Arms and legs are extremely vulnerable during collisions. As a result, we see countless people suffer broken bones that require emergency medical attention.

Spinal cord injuries: Depending on the severity of the injury, victims who sustain spinal cord injuries may deal with some level of temporary or permanent paralysis. These injuries are incredibly painful and require ongoing care.

Traumatic brain injuries: We see many people suffer traumatic brain injuries in accidents that impact their mental and physical health and wellbeing. Victims who sustain TBIs often experience mental and emotional consequences as well as the loss of balance, the inability to control bodily functions, and various other physical impacts.

Soft tissue injuries: Neck and soft tissue injuries, like whiplash, can be painful and debilitating. Victims who sustain soft tissue injuries often experience endless pain and have a limited range of motion.

When victims sustain these and other severe injuries in accidents, it is crucial that they act quickly to protect their legal rights. Some victims may be entitled to compensation to help cover the costs they face moving forward.  A knowledgeable car accident attorney in Wyoming can help you get the justice you deserve following your accident.

The personal injury attorneys in Wyoming at Burg Simpson have extensive experience helping victims hold wrongdoers accountable for their actions. Our team strives to ensure our clients are able to fully recover so they can get the medical treatment they need and tend to other financial burdens throughout the recovery process.

If you have been injured in an accident, due to the negligence of another person, contact our Wyoming injury accident attorneys as soon as possible to get started on your case. By calling 800-330-2195 or 307-527-7891, our team can meet with you at your earliest convenience to discuss the circumstances surrounding your accident and various legal options available for 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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