Female flagger struck by a vehicle in South Federal Construction Zone earlier today

(Riverton, Wyo.) – A female construction flagger was struck by a vehicle this morning on South Federal  Boulevard as she was flagging. According to initial reports, the flagger was not seriously injured. A side mirror of a passenger car allegedly struck the flagger on the elbow. She was taken to SageWest-Riverton by a private construction vehicle to be checked out.

The Riverton Police Investigation into the incident has not yet been completed. Check Friday’s Police Blotter for updated information.

The incident occurred between East Adams and East Jefferson on the east side of the construction zone on South Federal.

Construction workers at the site talked in a group after a female flagger was struck by the side mirror of a passing vehicle. (Ernie Over photo)

Construction workers at the site talked in a group after a female flagger was struck by the side mirror of a passing vehicle. (Ernie Over photo)