Two Deaths in Crash Near Wamsutter

Two Colorado women died in a crash on I-80 near Wamsutter early this morning.

According to information from the Wyoming Department of Transportation, 22-year-old Tierra Lynn Cole and 24-year-old Kya Marie Cole, both of Burlington, Colorado, died in a crash that occurred at about 1:10 a.m. approximately 23 miles west of Wamsutter.

Both women were traveling in a 2003 Infiniti G35 passenger vehicle westbound on I-80 around mile marker 150. For unknown reasons, the vehicle left the roadway, entered the median, and began to roll. Tierra and Kya Cole were both unrestrained and ejected from the vehicle, sustaining fatal injuries.

The vehicle came to rest about 15 feet from the eastbound shoulder of the road.

The crash is currently under investigation.

2 Comments on "Two Deaths in Crash Near Wamsutter"

  1. Alisa carson | June 8, 2017 at 7:25 pm | Reply

    Kya and t I will never forget you… I love you both…being the only girls in the family We had so many memories growing up. Its true cousins are your u first best friends. You were by far some.of the strongest lady’s I have known. You always spoke your mind and never settled for less than you new you deserved. T all I can think about are the games we used to play. We always had a good time together… I will miss you both. Rest in peace.

  2. Debra Crouse | June 9, 2017 at 4:31 pm | Reply

    You will always remain in our memories and in our hearts. Too young you were taken . Rest in Peace Kya and T.

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