Wyo. (Wyoming News Now) On Friday, April 19th, Highway Patrolmen responded to milepost 7 on Wyoming 210 at around 9:00 pm for reports of a motor vehicle collision.
When patrolmen arrived, they saw a 2002 Ford Mustang that is suspected of crossing into the eastbound lane, colliding head-on with a 2017 Harley Davidson.
A 2012 Harley Davidson then ran into the back of the 2017 motorcycle.
The driver of the Mustang has been identified as 20-year-old Cheyenne man Jason R. Hanson and the passenger was Seth J. O'Dell, who succumbed to his injuries on scene.
The driver and passenger of the 2017 Harley that was hit have been identified as 47-year-old Jerry L. Hoover and Jana M. Garton, both from Cheyenne.
Neither were wearing helmets and died due to their injuries on the scene.
The driver of the 2012 Harley Davidson has been identified as 34-year-old Cheyenne, Wyoming resident Andrew J. Hrasky.
Hrasky was not wearing his helmet and was transported to Cheyenne Regional Medical Center for injuries he sustained in the crash.
Speed, driver intoxication and driver inattention on the part of Hanson are being investigated as contributing factors.
This is the 41st, 42nd, and 43rd fatalities on Wyoming’s roadways in 2019 compared to 22 in 2018, 31 in 2017, and 13 in 2016 to date.