3 Dead and 1 Hospitalized in Lusk Accident

Submitted By: K2 News Desk, info@k2tv.com

An early morning crash yesterday claims the lives of 3 people, the 4th hospitalized. The Wyoming Highway Patrol says the triple fatal crash happened around 3am yesterday, just 27 miles north of Lusk on US 85. officials say 34 year old Robert Bentz of Colorado, was driving northbound when his Dodge Grand Caravan drifted and rolled before coming to a stop. Bentz, 59 year old Suzanne Schermerhorn of Rapid City, and 86 year old Nola Eeber, also of were all ejected from the vehicle. A 4th passenger, 26 year old Krystal Sandoval was taken to the hospital in Lusk. Officials say none of the passengers were wearing seat belts.