A 33,000-pound semitrailer fell victim to severe winds in Casper at about 9:30 this morning.
The accident occurred just west of McKinley Street on Wyoming Boulevard. The 18-wheeler was headed westbound and was knocked onto its side. No injuries were reported and no other vehicles were involved.
The National Weather Service out of Riverton has issued a high wind warning for the lower elevations of Natrona County, in effect until 5 p.m. today. Meteorologist Kevin Lynott said southwest winds were sustained at about 40 mph, and gusts clocked in at up to 70 mph.
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