Accidents And Disasters
MISSOULA — A Corvallis asphalt company and its owner must pay $20,000 in fines and restitution for the 2012 death of an employee.
GILLETTE, Wyo. — Investigators say a haul truck driver who died at Cloud Peak Energy's Spring Creek mine last June was not wearing a seat belt when he drove through a berm into a spoil pit.
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RIVERTON, Wyo. — A 73-year-old woman involved in a three-vehicle crash in Riverton has died, and investigators are now treating the case as a vehicular homicide.
MISSOULA — A Missoula County sheriff's deputy was uninjured after crashing a department pickup truck on icy U.S. Highway 93 South during rush hour Monday morning.
BOZEMAN — A 55-year-old Bozeman man was injured when he was struck by a vehicle while crossing a four-lane road in a spot without a crosswalk or traffic lights.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — A panel of wildlife experts has concluded that a Utah man mauled to death in a remote area of northwest Wyoming in September likely happened upon a bear feeding on a deer.
JACKSON, Wyo. — An explosion at a propane dealer in the Wyoming tourist town of Jackson forced the evacuation of several nearby businesses and a small school on Thursday, but there were no immediate reports of anyone being hurt.
CASPER, Wyo. — A judge says he won't reduce the sentence of a 22-year-old man who's serving time for a car crash that killed two of his friends in Casper.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Wyoming saw its least active wildfire season in five years, freeing up state firefighters to help with wildfires in other states, state Forester Bill Crapser said Tuesday.
LIVINGSTON — Montana prosecutors have dismissed charges against a Washington state woman who apparently drove over the body of an Alaska man after he was struck by a semi tractor-trailer on Interstate 90 near Big Timber.
GILLETTE, Wyo. — A judge has ordered a bus driver to stand trial on three felony counts of aggravated vehicular homicide in an accident that killed three Gillette men earlier this year.
MISSOULA — An accident has left one Missoula teenager dead and another in critical condition.
JACKSON, Wyo. — The Jackson Town Council has reached agreements with property owners to build a runoff drainage system to keep water from destabilizing a slow-moving landslide that threatened homes and businesses last spring.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Authorities have released the names of three people who were killed in a three-vehicle crash east of Cheyenne.
HELENA — A 76-year-old Hall man died in a weekend all-terrain vehicle crash near Drummond.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Two people are dead following a crash on Interstate 80 after a semitrailer hit two minivans.
BUFFALO, Wyo. — A small, late-season wildfire is burning in the country west of Buffalo but might not last long with wintry weather expected in the days ahead.
DOUGLAS, Wyo. — Malcolm Gray wheeled down the hallway of his trailer park home in Douglas, the only home in town with wheelchair accessible ramps and 30 hay bales on the front porch, the one with the backyard that lost its grass. He's a scrawny 44-year-old with a George Washington smile, pla…
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Authorities have released the name of a woman who was killed in a single-vehicle rollover crash north of Cheyenne that also injured her four young passengers.