Casper, WY – Injuries Reported in Crash on I-25 near Exit 187
Casper, WY (September 1, 2021) – An auto accident reported in the Casper area ended in injuries. At around 5:31 p.m., on August 31, the Wyoming Highway Patrol was notified that their assistance was needed on-site at a traffic-related incident on Interstate 25.
Reports from local authorities indicate that a collision between vehicles blocked the southbound side of Interstate 25 in the area near Exit 187. The crash caused moderate delays near mile marker 187 as crews worked to clear the roadway and restore the flow of traffic. Emergency medical services responded to the scene to render aid to victims. At least one person was transported to a local hospital for further 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 Casper, Wyoming
Motor vehicle collisions across the state of Wyoming some thousands of people to area hospitals with injuries each year. Motor vehicle accidents in our state can happen for a variety of reasons. Some of the most common causes of auto wrecks include:
- Defective vehicles
- Defective roadways
- Failure to obey traffic signals
- Distracted driving
- Drug or alcohol use
- Hazardous weather
- Careless/reckless driving
- Reckless driving behaviors
- Obstacles in the road
These and other causes continue to send thousands of people to area hospitals with life altering injuries. When victims are injured in accidents, due to the negligence of others, they should seek the assistance of a skilled car accident attorney in Wyoming as soon as possible. Victims may be entitled to various damages following their accidents. Some of the most common economic damages awarded to victims include compensation for wage loss, medical expenses, future care expenses, and expenses related to impairment or disabilities.
In addition to economic damages, victims are entitled to noneconomic damages for loss of enjoyment of life, emotional trauma, pain-and-suffering, and various other similar losses. A knowledgeable legal team will be able to help you maximize your recoveries following your accident.
The Wyoming personal injury attorneys have extensive experience fighting to protect the legal rights of victims throughout Wyoming who have been injured in accidents. Our team is dedicated to helping our clients seek compensation and obtain justice after a motor vehicle accident caused by the negligent or reckless actions of another driver.
Our competent legal team has helped many drivers, passengers, and pedestrians rebuild their lives following motor vehicle collisions across our state. We have the experience and the resources necessary to help victims navigate the complex legal system to ensure they are in the best position possible to get justice following their accidents. We strive to help our clients get justice so they are not taken advantage of by insurance companies.
If you have been injured in an accident, call 800-330-2195 or 307-527-7891 at your earliest convenience to speak with one of our Wyoming injury accident attorneys to schedule a free case evaluation with our team so we can discuss the legal options available for you.
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.