STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE
MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH
TROOPER: Cari Crick
STATION: New Haven
CONTACT#: (802) 388-4919
DATE/TIME: 05/19/2016; 1022 hours
LOCATION: US Route 7 and Monkton Road, Ferrisburgh
OPERATOR: Anna Charlesbois-Ouellette
SEAT BELT? Y
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Ferrisburgh, VT
DESCRIPTION OF VEHICLE: 2015 BMW X5
DAMAGE TO VEHICLE: Front end impact
OPERATOR: Cherie Maynard
SEAT BELT? Y
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Benson, VT
DESCRIPTION OF VEHICLE: 2015 Subaru Outback
DAMAGE TO VEHICLE: Rear end impact
V # / NAME / CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE / AGE / SEAT BELT? / NATURE OF INJURY
V#2 / Cherie Maynard / Benson, VT / 45 / SB - Yes / Neck Pain
HOSPITAL: Porter Hospital
ROAD COND: Clear
SUMMARY OF CRASH:
On May 19, 2016, at approximately 1022 hours, Vermont State Police - New Haven was dispatched to a report of a two-vehicle crash on US Route 7 at the intersection of Monkton Road, Ferrisburgh. Ferrisburgh Fire Department and Vergennes Rescue responded for the report of possible injuries. Vergennes Police Department also assisted.
Investigation determined both vehicles were traveling southbound on US Route 7 approaching the intersection of Monkton Road. The traffic light turned yellow and the front vehicle, a 2015 Subaru Outback, being operated by 45-year-old Cherie Maynard, came to a stop. The operator of the second vehicle, 44-year-old Anna Charlebois-Ouellette, was looking down and did not see the vehicle in front of her stop. Her 2015 BMW X5 struck the rear of the Outback.
Maynard was transported for evaluation for neck pain.
Charlebois-Ouellette was issued a Vermont Civil Violation Complaint for follow too closely.
Senior Trooper Cari Crick
Vermont State Police
Troop C – New Haven Barracks
Phone (802) 388-4919