WHP trooper injured in collision near Colony
February 27, 2020
A commercial truck struck a Wyoming Highway Patrol vehicle on Monday, February 24 on US 212 west of Colony, Wyoming. The trooper was injured in the collision.
The trooper was stopped on the shoulder of the roadway finishing up with a previous crash. An eastbound commercial vehicle jackknifed, causing the trailer to strike the back of the stopped WHP patrol vehicle.
The trooper, who was in the driver’s seat, was knocked unconscious. A passing motorist who witnessed the crash stopped and called for assistance using the trooper’s radio.
The WHP trooper was transported to Monu...