On Friday, March 20th, 27 vehicles including 23 commercial trucks were involved in a pile-up between Cheyenne and Laramie near milepost 331.
The Wyoming Highway Patrol described, “Around 10:18 a.m., a WHP trooper stopped to check on a commercial truck stopped in the roadway. As the trooper was speaking with this driver, another vehicle ran into the back of the stopped commercial truck. This created several other drivers to lose control of their vehicles and crash.”
One motorist posted video footage of the aftermath, it can be seen below. Warning: The footage may be disturbing to some viewers.
WARNING: Footage may be disturbing for some viewers.This recording, showing part of the aftermath of the March 20, 2020 I-80 crash, shows how quickly the Wyoming weather can affect roadway conditions and safety. Our friends at Injury Prevention Resources remind you all to Please Drive Safe.Read an eye-witness account of this wreck here: https://bit.ly/3abGwRT[Used on SweetwaterNOW with permission from Roy Snow.]
Posted by Sweetwater NOW on Saturday, March 21, 2020