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Driver of Sheriff's van accused of unsafe passing on Wednesday

Undersheriff Ryan Lee issued the following statement Christmas Eve morning: "A traffic complaint was filed on Wednesday afternoon concerning a Fremont County Sheriff's Office transport vehicle that was on a return trip from Casper. The reporting party indicated that the Deputy passed three vehicles at once and felt the maneuver was unsafe due to weather conditions at the time. "The Deputy indicated the three vehicles were moving slow and traveling all together. He did not feel the maneuver was unsafe and indicated he did not travel over 50 MPH while passing the three slower vehicles. "There were no inmates in the transport vehicle when the incident occurred." #county10 #news