Wyoming Man Killed in Motorcycle Crash in Albany County
A Wyoming man is dead after crashing his motorcycle in Albany County, the Wyoming Highway Patrol says.
The crash happened around 9:25 p.m. Monday, Aug. 14, near mile marker 33 on Wyoming 230, about six miles southwest of Woods Landing.
According to a fatality crash summary, 41-year-old Paul Washburn was riding east when he failed to negotiate a left-hand curve, went off the right side of the highway, and was thrown from his bike.
Washburn was wearing a helmet but died from his injuries.
The summary says it was clear and the highway was dry at the time of the crash, but it does not list any possible contributing factors.
Calls to the patrol seeking more information were not immediately returned.
Washburn is the 90th person and the eighth motorcyclist to die on Wyoming's highways so far this year.
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