Names of Gillette crash victims and bus driver from Wednesday’s wreck released today

(Gillette, Wyo.) – The names of the three men killed in a crash on WY 59 south of Gillette on Wednesday, May 14th, have been released by the Wyoming Highway Patrol. The are: Colin B Schultz, age 37 of Gillette; Charles E. Errington,  age 55 of Gillette; and Christopher C. Joubert, age 40 also of Gillette. The three were all killed when a bus driven by 52 year old Rhoda Steel collided with their vehicles as they were stopped on WY 59 waiting for a pilot vehicle to escort them through a construction zone.  Multiple other vehicles and people were involved in the 8 car collision but no other life threatening injuries are being reported.

Troopers continue to investigate the factors leading up to the incident and are working with the district attorney in Campbell County to determine if and what charges may be filed.

–Wyoming Highway Patrol 

5 Comments

  1. Cindy Reinitz Jackelen

    So so sad…praying for their families, and for the bus driver who survived. Can't imagine what she must be going through.

  2. Kelly N Rod Ruffing

    May they RIP. Prayers for their family and friends.

  3. Suzy Kay Neiffer

    so very sad

  4. Suzy Kay Neiffer

    so sorry to hear about this its very sad at this time my prayers are with the family at this time cant even imangine what you guys are going threw

  5. Karen Jefferson

    Prayers for all the families, can't imagine how the bus driver could have not seen all the warning and caution signs and flaggers.

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