CHEYENNE — On March 18, 2021, a fatal crash occurred around milepost 7 on Wyoming 210 west of Cheyenne, Wyoming. At 8:20 p.m., Wyoming Highway Patrol troopers were notified of a one-vehicle rollover.
The driver of a 2004 Jeep Grand Cherokee was negotiating a curve to the right while traveling east on Wyoming 210 when the vehicle collided with a snowbank in the eastbound lane. After impact, the Jeep became airborne and then began to overturn.
The driver of the 2004 Jeep has been identified as 55-year-old Cheyenne, Wyoming resident Trent A. Rogers. Rogers was not wearing a seatbelt and succumbed to his injuries at the scene of the crash.
Speed is being investigated as a potential contributing factor.
This is the 19th fatality on Wyoming’s roadways in 2021 compared to 13 in 2020, 33 in 2019, and 16 in 2018 to date.