Driver cited for accident involving teenager

(Gillette, Wyo.) At around 3 p.m. Thursday afternoon a 14 year old on a bike was crossing the intersection of 2nd street and 4-J road when he was hit by a 21 year old driving a company vehicle. The driver stayed on scene as EMS and law enforcement treated the injured teen. Traffic northbound on 4-J was diverted, and eastbound 2nd Street was condensed to one lane of traffic as the victim was loaded on to a stretcher for transport. He appeared to be conscious and was wearing a neck brace at the time. Gillette Police Corporal Dan Stroup reported this morning that the boy had minor injuries to his leg, and the driver was cited for failure maintain a proper lookout. #county17 #news