Footage shows dramatic near-miss with Highway Patrol Vehicle (VIDEO) - Casper, WY Oil City News
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Footage shows dramatic near-miss with Highway Patrol Vehicle (VIDEO)

(Courtesy of the Wyoming Highway Patrol, Facebook)

CASPER, Wyo. — The Wyoming Highway Patrol has released dramatic video of a near miss on a Wyoming Highway.

Identified only as happening recently, the video shows a tense near miss between an out of control vehicle, and a Wyoming Highway Patrol car. The video is shot from the dash of the patrol vehicle, and shows the trooper backing up quickly, to avoid a collision, as the out-of-control vehicle slides off the roadway.

This incident occurred on US Highway 287 between the Wyoming / Colorado state line and Laramie.

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“It’s a reminder of the dangers emergency crews experience each day,” the WHP said in a Monday statement. “Please remember to slow down while driving in hazardous road conditions and be prepared to move over for emergency vehicles.”