STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE
MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH
CONTACT#: (802) 773-9101
DATE/TIME: 04/20/2016 at approximately 1047 hours.
LOCATION: VT Route 7 at Cortello Dr. in Pittsford, VT
OPERATOR: Randall Lemberger
SEAT BELT? Y
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Cleveland, WI
DESCRIPTION OF VEHICLE: 2001 International Eagle
DAMAGE TO VEHICLE: Tractor Unit sustained substantial damage to its front end and sides.
ROAD COND: Clear
SUMMARY OF CRASH:
On the above date and time, Brandon Police, Vermont DMV and VSP members responded to a Tractor Trailer crash verse utility pole on VT RT 7 near Cortello Dr in Pittsford, VT.
Investigation at the scene found that 58 year old Randall Lemberger of Cleveland, WI was driving a 2001 International Eagle hauling an empty flatbed trailer south on VT RT 7. Lemberger advised he had a sneezing fit that caused him to lose control of his vehicle. Vehicle #1 traveled from the southbound lane across the northbound lane and off the road striking a utility pole. No one was injured. The Tractor unit sustained substantial damage to its front end and sides. The unit Tractor and Trailer were towed from the scene. The utility pole was damage and Green Mountain Power responded to the scene and replace the pole.
The crash remains under investigation.
COURT ACTION: Pending Investigation