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Juvenile Struck by Vehicle During Street Crossing

(WGEM)
Published: Nov. 5, 2021 at 12:47 PM CDT
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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (PRESS RELEASE) - Friday, November 5 at approximately 7:00 a.m.

Cheyenne Police Officers responded to a vehicle incident involving a juvenile near McCormick Jr. High School located at 6000 Education Drive.

The preliminary investigation shows the incident occurred when a 13-year-old male of Cheyenne attempted to cross Western Hills Boulevard at the crosswalk.

While crossing, he was struck by an oncoming Ford Escape.

The victim sustained critical injuries and was transported by ambulance to Cheyenne Regional Medical Center, where he was later pronounced dead.

The driver of the vehicle remained on-scene to assist officers with their investigation. This case remains under investigation by the Cheyenne Police Department.

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