CASPER, Wyo. — A motorcycle driver died after a crash with a minivan on Greybull Highway in Park County on Tuesday, Aug. 2, according to a preliminary crash report from the Wyoming Highway Patrol.
Troopers were notified of the crash at around 12:26 p.m. Aug. 2.
The WHP’s preliminary report detailed what led to the crash. A Chrysler Pacifica had pulled up to a stop sign at the intersection of Wyoming Highway 120 and U.S. Highway 14/16/20. The minivan was on Wyoming Highway 120 facing north.
It stopped at the stop sign before proceeding into the intersection to make a left-hand turn onto U.S. Highway 14/16/20. A Honda motorcycle traveling east on U.S. Highway 14/16/20 at between 50 and 55 mph collided with the front driver’s side of the minivan as the van turned into the intersection.
Driver inattention is listed as a possible contributing factor to the crash.
The motorcycle driver was wearing a helmet, according to the preliminary crash report. Five people in the van were not injured in the crash.