On November 1, 2022, during the early evening hours, Officers from the Casper Police
Department responded to the intersection of 12th Street and Forest Drive for a vehicle verse pedestrian collision.
Through the investigation, it is believed the female pedestrian was crossing the street near the crosswalk. While crossing the street, she was struck by a vehicle.
The driver of the vehicle immediately stopped and began rendering aid to the female pedestrian, who was taken by ambulance to the Wyoming Medical Center. She is currently being treated for serious, but non-life-threatening injuries.
The investigation is still ongoing, police have ruled out driver impairment as a factor in the
The Department thoughts and prayers go out to all parties involved.
Drivers, take a moment to recognize this incident as a reminder of coming winter weather and traffic hazards it imposes. Please, slow down, and be aware of your surroundings as you navigate the streets in our community.