Collision injures three at Sand Draw intersection
Crash on US 191
This crash occurred at the intersection of US 191 and Hwy 351 at Sand Draw involving a tour bus and a large oilfield truck. Three people were sent to the Rock Springs hospital. Photo courtesy Bob Rule, KPIN 101.1 FM Radio.
Photo courtesy KPIN 101.1 FM Radio.
September 6, 2017
At least three people were injured in a collision between a bus and another vehicle at the intersection of Hwy 351 and US 191 south of Pinedale on Tuesday, Sept. 7th. The injured were transported by ground ambulance to the hospital in Rock Springs. The bus was reported to be carrying 18 passengers.
Update from the Sublette County Sheriff's Office:
Sublette County Sheriff’s Office responds to a 911 call of two vehicle accident south of Boulder
PINEDALE, WYOMING – September 5th, 2017
Today, September 5th 2017 at approximately 5:30 pm the SCSO received a call of an accident at mile marker 77 on US Highway 191 near Sand Draw. The accident was reported to be involving a small bus and a large oilfield truck.
Sublette County Sheriff’s Deputies, Sublette County EMS, Sublette County Unified Fire and Wyoming Highway Patrol troopers responded to the scene.
The private tour bus was carrying fifteen passengers from outside of the country. There were some bumps and bruises sustained by some of the bus passengers and the driver of the oil field truck also sustained minor injuries. Three of the bus passengers were taken to Sweetwater Memorial Hospital as a precaution.
Wyoming Highway Patrol has taken over the investigation of the crash.
Contact for more information:
Sergeant Travis Bingham
Sublette County Sheriff’s Office
35 ½ Tyler Ave
PO Box 701
Pinedale, Wyoming 82941