Utah Man Dead After Head-On Collision in Carbon County
A Utah man is dead and a Colorado man is hospitalized after a head-on collision in Carbon County over the weekend.
The Wyoming Highway Patrol says 18-year-old Thomas Curry of Ft. Duchesne, Utah, was found dead Saturday near Hanna.
Wyoming Highway Patrol Sgt. Steven Townsend says Curry was traveling eastbound in his pickup truck on U.S. 30 just after 2:00 a.m. Saturday when he crossed the center line and collided head-on with a tractor trailer driven by 61-year-old Michael Sprinkle of Westminster, Colo.
Curry was found dead at the scene. Sprinkle was transported to Carbon County Memorial Hospital in Rawlins.
Officials with the Wyoming Highway Patrol say the crash remains under investigation.