Tag Archives: Wyoming Highway Patrol

Wyoming Suspect May Have Committed Suicide During Pursuit

whpA Be On The Look Out (BOLO) report out of Casper, Wyoming resulted in a 16 mile long pursuit east of Lyman on yesterday involving state troopers with the Wyoming Highway Patrol. The suspect was located on Interstate 80 at around 7:15 last night. A traffic stop was initiated by a Wyoming State Trooper and the Continue reading

Roll-Over Crash on I-80 Kills Salt Lake Woman

fatal-300A 28 year old Salt Lake City woman is dead after the truck she was a passenger in rolled on Interstate 80 one mile west of Evanston. Krista Weaver was the front seat passenger in the Continue reading

Wyoming Police Pursuit Spans 163 Miles

whpA police pursuit in Wyoming that was originally initiated by Deputies with the Fremont County Sheriff’s Office and Officers with the Riverton Police Department ended 163 miles later near Elk Mountain. The incident started when officers attempted to stop a vehicle they believed was Continue reading

Saratoga Man Killed In Head On Crash

wyoming hpAlcohol is suspected as the contributing factor that lead to a head on double fatality crash early Sunday morning just west of Douglas, Wyoming on Interstate 25.   The Wyoming Highway Patrol said that 39 year old Craig B. Powell of Saratoga, Wyoming was identified as the driver of a car that was going  the wrong way in the northbound lanes of Interstate 25.  At the same time 55 year old Kevin S. Martin of Continue reading

Wyoming Troopers Detain Driver After he Fled from Accident Scene

whpWednesday evening, Wyoming Highway Patrol received a report of a dark colored pickup which had collided with three or four vehicles at the intersection of College Drive and US 85 in Cheyenne causing injury and significant road blockage. The pickup then left the scene heading southbound Continue reading

Wyoming Man Arrested For DUI During Visit To Highway Patrol Office

wyoming hpVehicle Identification Number (VIN) inspections are conducted at the headquarters of the Wyoming Highway Patrol in Cheyenne on a daily basis. On Tuesday, July 15th, 58 year old Daniel K. Adamson of Wheatland, Wyoming traveled to Cheyenne for one such VIN inspection. Upon his arrival and request for an inspection at the Patrol headquarters, troopers smelled a strong odor of alcohol coming Continue reading

Victims of Fatal Wyoming Crashes Identified

wyoming hpThe Wyoming Highway Patrol has released the names of two people killed in accidents on Wyoming roads last week.  15-year old Nineth Pereyra of Craig was killed last Wednesday when the van her mother was driving rolled along the median of I-80.  There were a total of six people in the vehicle.  Nineth was the only one not wearing a seatbelt.  She was thrown Continue reading

Woman Killed in Wyoming Crash Last Week Identified

wyoming hpThe Wyoming Highway Patrol has released the name of the woman killed in a rear-end collision just south of Saratoga last week.  On the evening of July 2nd, 55-year old Carol Ann Cline of Encampment was killed when she drove into the back of a pick-up truck waiting to turn left.  The accident occurred on Wyoming Highway 130.  The pick-up was Continue reading

Craig Teen, Encampment Woman Killed in Separate Accidents

fatal-300Authorities are dealing with two fatalities that happened on Wyoming roads  Wednesday.  According to the Wyoming Highway Patrol, a Craig youth was killed on I-80 just east of Little America, Continue reading