Fort Washakie crash killed pedestrian

A fatal traumatic injury incident was reported on the South Fork Road near Cemetery Lane in Fort Washakie at 1:47 a.m. Friday morning.

Fremont County Coroner Mark Stratmoen told wyotoday.com that his office, the BIA Wind River Police Department and the FBI were investigating, but offered no other details.

The name of the victim was not officially released. According to numerous Social Media posts from the victim’s family and friends, the fatal incident was allegedly a hit and run crash involving a pedestrian. That has not been officially confirmed.

The FBI Media Relations office in Denver has not yet responded to a wyotoday.com inquiry on the incident.