UPDATE: Lt. Gwen Smith said the officer involved in the crash did sustain injuries as a result of the crash. Smith said the injuries were not serious and the officer did not go to the hospital. She said the officer is recovering and should be back at work soon.


Original story: A Laramie Police officer was involved in a two-vehicle car accident at about 7:50 a.m. this morning at 4th and Russell Street in Laramie.

LPD Lt. Gwen Smith said the accident occurred after a truck failed to stop at a stop sign and was struck by an officer who had the right-of-way. Smith said the driver of the truck has been cited for failure to yield.

Smith said no injuries were reported for the officer and the truck driver.


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