DATE/TIME: 05/21/2016 at approximately 0916 hours
LOCATION: Vermont Route 100 in the Town of Pittsfield, Vermont
VIOLATION: DUI #3 - Felony, Operating with a Criminally Suspended License, DUI – Refusal
ACCUSED: Michael J. Brosnahan
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Pittsfield, Vermont
DESCRIPTION OF THE VEHICLE: 1999 Nissan Maxima
DAMAGE TO VEHICLE: Passenger’s side quarter panel, and front end
SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On the above time and date, Troopers from the Vermont State Police Rutland barracks responded to a single motor vehicle crash on Vermont Route 100 in the Town of Pittsfield, Vermont. Investigation revealed that the vehicle was traveling north on Vermont Route 100 when it traveled off the east side of the roadway and collided with a rock ledge. Troopers met with Michael J. Brosnahan, who was the only occupant of the vehicle. During an interview with troopers on scene, Brosnahan showed signs of impairment and was screened for DUI. Brosnahan was asked to provide a sample of his breath for a preliminary breath test. The result of the preliminary breath test indicted his BAC to be a .227 at 0958 hours. Brosnahan was subsequently arrested for DUI and transported to the Rutland State Police Barracks for processing. Brosnahan was transported to Marble Valley Regional Correctional Facility and held on $25,000 bail.
Pittsfield Fire Department, Killington Police Department, and Carey’s Auto assisted on scene.
COURT ACTION: Y
COURT DATE: 05/23/16
COURT: Rutland Superior Court - Criminal Division
LODGED - LOCATION: Marble Valley Regional Correctional Facility
MUG SHOT: Y