Update: One Dead Following Morning Crash on East 12th Street

A deadly car accident closes off a part of East 12th Street near Kelly Walsh High School early this morning.

The accident occurred around 8:45 am where a mini-van hit a brick wall.

Casper police said the driver was transported to the Wyoming Medical Center where 33 year old Anthony Mead died from his injuries.

Wyoming Highway Patrol reported evidence on scene indicated the vehicle lost traction and crossed the westbound lane of travel, exited the roadway and struck a concrete wall end on the Kelly Walsh school property.

Witnesses stated they observed the vehicle speeding and passing vehicles prior to the crash.