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Casper crash with city waste truck kills one
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Casper crash with city waste truck kills one

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A Thursday afternoon crash with a city of Casper waste truck killed the driver of the other vehicle, the Casper Police Department said.

The civilian driver is believed to have run a stop sign at North Poplar Street and Events Drive before colliding with the truck, which was driving east on Events Drive.

The driver was ejected from their vehicle and died after being taken to the hospital, the police announcement said. Officials do not believe they were wearing a seat belt.

The Wyoming Highway Patrol is investigating the crash, which happened shortly after 2 p.m. The police announcement did not identify the driver who died in the crash.

The driver of the city truck was believed to be wearing a seat belt. 


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