One Man Dead in Wreck Near Gillette
A two vehicle head on crash on September 20th resulted in the death of 29 year old Chad D. Nobach of Gillette, Wyoming. It happened about 20 miles south of Gillette on WY 59 at 7:09 p.m.. Mr. Nobach was the front seat passenger in a pickup truck being driven by 22 year old Braydon W. Donahoo of Gillette.
They were traveling north on WY 59 when a southbound truck driven by 26 year old Robert D. Reese of FT Collins, Colorado swerved into the northbound lane. A head on crash ensued as Donahoo tried to avoid Reese. Mr. Nobach, who was not buckled in, was fatally injured the crash.
Both Mr. Donahoo and Mr. Reese were taken to Campbell County Memorial Hospital in Gillette and treated for injuries. Alcohol use and speed are being investigated as contributing factors in the crash. At this time, Robert Reese has been charged with aggravated vehicular homicide.