On Saturday, May 11, 2019, a fatal crash occurred around milepost .09 on County Road 340 (Ferris Crossing Road) near Rawlins, WY. Around 11:40 p.m., Wyoming Highway Patrol troopers were dispatched to the area for a one-vehicle rollover.
A 2008 Kia Sorento was traveling westbound on County Road 340 when the driver lost control of the vehicle. The Kia exited the north side of the roadway and overturned multiple times.
The driver of the Kia has been identified as 18-year-old Rawlins, Wyoming resident Cody N. Scott. Scott was not wearing his seatbelt and was transported to the Memorial Hospital of Carbon County where he succumbed to his injuries. There were four juvenile occupants in the vehicle with the driver at the time of the crash. All of the juvenile occupants were unrestrained and transported to the Memorial Hospital of Carbon County for injuries sustained in the crash.