Trooper Hospitalized in Jackson

Laramie, Wy – A state trooper is hospitalized after an accident this morning. The trooper was making a U-turn and a tractor-trailer rig hit his vehicle.
The man was admitted to St. Johns Hospital in Jackson where he was being treated for broken bones, bruised kidneys and minor cuts and abrasions.
The accident happened about four miles southeast of Hoback Junction.
The truck driver was not injured and was driving the speed limit at the time of the accident.