23-year old Alex Greene was driving a 2011 Ford Escape, Ben Darneille -his bandmate in the Rendezvous Brass quartet - rode in the passenger seat, he was 21. Both men were killed when Greene’s Escape crossed the center line on Highway 191 just north of Farson Wyoming, and struck a Volvo tractor pulling two trailers.
The tractor driver, 55 year old Brent Hawkes said he tried to avoid the head-on collision. Hawkes was treated and released from nearby Memorial Hospital in Rock Springs Wyoming. All three victims were wearing seatbelts.