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June 24, 2016

Lost Hiker

STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE

PRESS RELEASE
               
CASE#: 16A302603
TROOPER: Sgt. Farmer, Lt. Nally                                
STATION: Middlesex                    
CONTACT#:802-229-9191

DATE/TIME:6/23/16 at 2100hrs
LOCATION: Worcester


VICTIM: Tyler Oliveri
AGE:28
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Morrisville, VT

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: AT approximately 2100hrs on 6/23/16 Mr. Oliveri dialed 911 and advised he was hiking on the Stowe Pinnacle Trail and was now on a different trail and it had become dark and he did not know how to get back to his vehicle. He was tired and without a light source. Coordinates were obtained through the use of his cell phone and members from Stowe Mountain Rescue responded as well as members of the Vermont State Police Search and Rescue Team. At approximately 12:50hrs Mr. Oliveri was located on the Skyline Trail just south of Worcester Mountain. Team members were able to walk Oliveri out without further issues. He was uninjured.


Sergeant Roger Farmer
Patrol Commander
Vermont State Police-Middlesex
1080 US Rt 2
Middlesex, VT 05602
Ph: 802-229-9191
Fax: 802-229-2648
Email: roger.farmer@vermont.gov