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‘Medical incident’ led to Saturday crash in Casper

Dan Cepeda, Oil City News

CASPER, Wyo. — Officials with the Casper Police Department say that a “medical incident” was possibly a contributing factor in a crash that involved three vehicles in downtown Casper, Saturday Afternoon.

On the afternoon of October 19, 2019 a crash heavily damaged two vehicles and pushed another onto the sidewalk, on the 200 block of South Center Street in Casper.

According to Casper Police Department Public Information Officer Rebekah Ladd, the crash involved an “elderly” driver who had a medical incident.

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The details of the incident were not made available, but Ladd says that the driver then rear-ended a vehicle driven by juvenile.

The elderly driver was transported by ambulance to an area hospital for what were described as “non life threatening injuries.” The juvenile driver of the other vehicle also went to an area hospital, but was not transported by ambulance.

Ladd says that crash remains under investigation.