Gillette Man Dies In First Highway Crash In 2017
A Gillette man died in the first recorded fatal crash on a Wyoming highway this year on Thursday, according to a news release from Wyoming Highway Patrol Sgt. David Wagener.
Michael Cada, 52, was driving a sport utility vehicle west on U.S. Highway 14-16 seven miles north of Gillette when it failed to properly exit from a right-hand corner at 6:20 p.m., Wagener wrote.
The SUV entered a spin, left the highway to the east and crossed a private driveway. The SUV tripped and rolled multiple times in a ditch.