Citation issued after car strikes Rialto building

Trevor T. Trujillo, Oil City

CASPER, Wyo. — A citation has been issued for a Red Light Violation, after a vehicle struck a historic Casper Business.

According to Casper Police Department officials, a two vehicle crash was reported just before 11:00 am, Sunday, June 30, 2019. Officials say that one of the two vehicles was traveling northbound, the other was taking a right turn and hit the other vehicle, at the intersection of 2nd and South Center Streets.

As a result of the crash, a vehicle struck the exterior basement door, of the Rialto building, between the Rialto Barber Shop and the Rialto Soda Fountain.

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Bothe vehicles only had one occupant, each, at the time of the crash.

On individual was transported to the hospital with minor injuries, via ambulance, the other individual reportedly transported themselves to the hospital.

CPD spokesperson said that an appropriate citation was issued in the case, for Red Light Violation, for one of the drivers.