Wyoming Department of Transportation warms of phone text scam

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (Wyoming News Now) – Wyoming Department of Transportation has received notification from their public affairs office, that a driver’s license phone scam had started circulating July 16th.

Text messages are being sent to cell phones regarding false final notices for license waiver validations.

Other D.O.T. offices have been experiencing the same scam for the last 6 to 8 months. Illinois, Oregon, and Pennsylvania have also been reporting similar text messages coming from the same number with a 929 area code.