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Sundance, WY – Accident on I-90 near MM 181.5 Causes Injuries and Delays

By Burg Simpson
August 23, 2021
4 min read

Sundance, WY (August 22, 2021) – Authorities were called to the site of a motor vehicle accident on Saturday morning that ended in injuries. At around 7:26 a.m., on August 21, emergency crews were notified that a crash took place on Interstate 90.

Reports from local authorities indicate that a collision blocked the left lane of Interstate 90 near mile marker 181.5 during the morning hours. The Wyoming Highway Patrol secured the area as they assisted firefighters on clearing the roadway. At least one person was transported to a local hospital for medical care.

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

Every year, we see hundreds of victims sustained life-threatening injuries in automobile collisions across the state of Wyoming. The unpredictable terrain and sprawling roadways throughout our state present exceptional challenges to motorists. This is particularly true in cases where drivers are unfamiliar with the area. 

When innocent parties are hurt in motor vehicle collisions, they are often rushed to area hospitals where they have to undergo extensive medical treatment. We see many people left with an array of injuries that impact their health and wellbeing. 

Some of the most common injuries sustained by victims in Wyoming car accidents include:

  • Neck and soft tissue injuries
  • Broken bones
  • Internal organ injuries
  • Loss of limbs
  • Burn injuries
  • Traumatic brain injuries (TBIs)
  • Back injuries
  • Cuts, scrapes, and abrasions
  • Spinal cord injuries

These and other serious injuries are extremely demanding. Those harmed are often required to undergo emergency medical treatment for their injuries. In some cases, injured parties have to go through months of therapy and rehabilitation. Regrettably, not everyone is able to fully recover. Instead, they are left with permanent disabilities that impact their health and wellbeing indefinitely. 

When victims are hurt in crashes caused by negligent parties, they are able to pursue legal options to get justice. A skilled and trusted Wyoming personal injury attorneys can review the circumstances surrounding your accident to determine the most appropriate steps moving forward.

The car accident attorneys in Wyoming at Burg Simpson in Wyoming have extensive experience helping injured parties hold negligent drivers accountable for their actions. Our skilled and responsive legal team can review your crash, identify liable parties, and pursue legal options available to help secure you full and fair compensation. 

If you have been injured in a traffic-related incident, due to the negligence of another person, contact our Wyoming injury accident attorneys at 800-330-2195 or 307-527-7891 to see how our team can help you.

We fight to ensure our clients collect the maximum amount of compensation available to them for medical costs, lost wages, pain and suffering, long-term care costs, property damages, and more. We stop at nothing to ensure our clients are able to get the justice they rightfully deserve after being harmed. 

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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