A Wyoming driver died Monday after the Ford Ranger pickup truck they were driving crashed near Cody.
The crash happened near pole 9 on US 14A / WY 114 around 11:40 a.m.
Mark Tate, 43, was eastbound on US 14A and had just passed a tractor-trailer, at least partially, in the center lane. This is stated in the accident report from the Wyoming State Highway Patrol.
“The car drifted across two lanes in the westbound direction and hit the curb. The driver made a right turn, crossing two westbound lanes, the center turn lane and the eastbound exit lane in a clockwise direction.”
“The car stumbled near the dividing line between the eastbound lanes. The car rolled over the diversion fence and stopped on its wheels.”
According to the accident report, Tate was wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash.
This is the 109th reported fatality on Wyoming’s highways in 2022, compared to 93 in 2021, 114 in 2020, 132 in 2019 and 96 in 2018.
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