Juvenile Struck by Vehicle During Street Crossing

CPD 11-5-21

Friday, November 5 at approximately 7:00 a.m. Cheyenne Police Officers responded to a vehicle incident involving a juvenile near McCormick Jr. High School located at 6000 Education Drive.

The preliminary investigation shows the incident occurred when a 13-year-old male, of Cheyenne, attempted to cross Western Hills Boulevard at the crosswalk. While crossing, he was struck by an on-coming Ford Escape.
The victim sustained critical injuries and was transported by ambulance to Cheyenne Regional Medical Center where he was later pronounced dead.

The driver of vehicle remained on-scene to assist officers with their investigation.

This case remains under investigation by the Cheyenne Police Department.