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A man is being treated for serious injuries following an accident on the intersection of E. Lincolnway and Platte Ave.

Accident on East Lincolnway
Accident on East Lincolnway(Mia Johnson)
Published: Aug. 5, 2021 at 1:15 PM CDT
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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (Wyoming News Now) - A man has been taken to Cheyenne Regional Medical Center following a traffic accident that occurred around 11:26 a.m. on East Lincolnway.

According to Cheyenne Police Department Public Information Officer, Alexandra Farkas, a red Ford was heading westbound on Lincolnway, attempting to turn left, southbound on Platte Avenue and failed to yield to an eastbound motorcycle. The Ford collided with the motorcycle and the man was ejected from his motorcycle, sustaining critical injuries.

The motorcyclist was not wearing a helmet. He was transported to CRMC and his current condition is unknown. Police do not believe any alcohol or drugs are a contributing factor at this time.

Farkas said the Ford driver could be facing a failure to yield charge.

The identities of both drivers have not yet been released.

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