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One dead, three injured in head-on crash Saturday near Cheyenne

Trevor T. Trujillo

CASPER, Wyo — A Wyoming man died and three others were injured in a head-on collision on US 30 east of Cheyenne on Saturday, May 15.

The crash occurred around 12:30 pm near mile marker 371.

According to a preliminary Wyoming Highway Patrol report, a Dodge Ram 1500 headed eastbound attempted a left-hand turn into a business entrance (at the intersection with Archer Road). During the turn, a Dodge 3500 headed westbound struck the Dodge 1500 in a near head-on manner.

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73-year-old Wyoming resident Ronald Stevenson died in the crash, WHP said. The report identifies him as a driver, though it does not specify of which vehicle.

A seatbelt was not in use, according to the report. Driver inattention is cited as a possible contributing factor.

Highway Patrol notes that the information in this preliminary report is subject to change without notice.

There have been 34 fatalities to date on Wyoming highways in 2021.