ACCIDENT REPORTS: The following incidents were investigated by the Cheyenne County Sheriff's Office
December 12, 2018
Dec. 6: A Lodgepole man escaped injury when the pickup truck he was driving went out of control on ice and rolled at 6:25 a.m. Brandon Christofferson, 23, was driving a 2002 Ford Ranger west on Cheyenne County Road 34 when the pickup started swerving on ice and slid off the right side of the road. The pickup caught traction and rolled onto the left side.
Dec. 2: At 2:45 a.m., Tifou Abdinoor, 32, of West Valley, Utah, was driving a 2013 Freightliner truck east on Interstate 80 when the truck went out of control near milepost 69, resulting in the truck jackknifing and coming to rest in the median with the truck facing southwest and the trailer perpendicular to the roadway. Damage to the truck and trailer was reported at $5,000.
Dec. 2: Laurel L. Talich-Abrams, 57, of Lodgepole, was driving a 2005 Lexus R33 south on County Road 149 when the compact SUV started fishtailing to the right side of the road. The vehicle spun with the rear end going down into the west ditch. The vehicle then rolled onto the left side with both curtain airbags deploying.