Casper man dies in one-vehicle crash near Rawlins

WYOMING – Wyoming Highway Patrol reported a crash near Rawlins, Wyo., killed one man Tuesday on wintry roads.

On January 22, 2019, a fatal crash occurred at milepost 8 on US 287 north of Rawlins. Around 10:am, Wyoming Highway Patrol troopers were dispatched to the area for a one-vehicle rollover.

A 2003 Chevrolet Suburban was traveling north on US 287 when the vehicle drifted off the right shoulder of the roadway and overturned.

The driver of the Chevrolet has been identified as Kevin R. Brown, 34, of Casper. Brown was not wearing his seatbelt and succumbed to his injuries at the scene of the crash.

Driving too fast for road conditions is being investigated as a contributing factor.  The road conditions were slick at the time of the crash.

This is the 10th fatality on Wyoming’s highways in 2019 compared to 3 in 2018, 2 in 2017, and 3 in 2016 to date.

If you have a news tip you would like to share with the community email us at [email protected] Message us on Facebook or Submit News on our website.

You May Also Like
Gillette man killed in early morning crash on I-90
Wyoming fatalities linked to lack of seatbelt use
Crash on I-15 in Idaho claims Jackson man
Colorado man killed in crash near Laramie
All ok after head-on collision near Pinedale
Backseat passenger killed in crash near Lusk