Car crash kills a man in Torrington, WY

Pronounced dead at an area hospital
Published: Jan. 25, 2021 at 8:06 PM CST
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SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb. (KNEP) - A fatal car crash claims the life of one man in Torrington, WY. Torrington Police Department reports the crash took place on the 1900 block of East D St. just after 7:00 A.M.

A 68-year-old man traveling southbound on East D St. in a silver Nissan drifted into the northbound lane striking an unoccupied parked Ford F-150. Officers arriving on the scene found the victim unresponsive and immediately began CPR. EMS personnel came later taking over and transported the victim to an area hospital. He was pronounced dead at the hospital.

“We believe that the male suffered a medical event shortly before the accident that caused the crash and also took his life,” said Matt Johnson Chief of Police Torrington Police Department.” “A tough time for the male’s family right now certainly keep them in your thoughts and your prayers.”

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