STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE
TROOPER: Jonathan Prack
DATE/TIME: 05/11/16 1:29 pm
LOCATION: 295 VT Rte. 14, East Montpelier VT
OPERATOR #1: Gerard Jarvis
DESCRIPTION OF VEHICLE: Red Ducati 1098 Motorcycle
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Plainfield, VT
OPERATOR #1: Todd Parker
DESCRIPTION OF VEHICLE: 2013 White GMC Van
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: East Montpelier, VT
HOSPITAL: University of Vermont Medical Center
WEATHER: Daylight, clear
ROAD COND: Dry
SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:
On the above date and time, Vermont State Police responded to a two vehicle
crash on VT Rte. 14, in the town of Plainfield, VT. Operator #1 (Jarvis) was
traveling north on VT Rte. 14, when he attempted to pass Operator #2 (Parker).
Operator #2 was traveling north and attempted to make a left hand turn.
Operator #1 attempted to pass and struck the side of Operator #2's vehicle.
Operator #1 was transported to University of Vermont Medical Center for
The Vermont State Police were notified that Jarvis succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead on May 15, 2016.
Sergeant Jerry Partin
Vermont State Police - Middlesex
1080 US RT 2
Middlesex, VT 05602