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June 13, 2016

Press Release - Single Vehicle Crash in Rockingham 16D101533

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

               

CASE#: 16D101533

TROOPER: Ryan Wood                                                  

STATION: Rockingham                    

CONTACT#: 802 875 2112

 

DATE/TIME: 6/13/16 1642 hours

LOCATION: VT RT 103 South, near the intersection with Pleasant Valley Road, Rockingham, VT

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Brandon Worrell

AGE: 29    

SEAT BELT? Y

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: North Walpole, NH

 

DESCRIPTION OF VEHICLE: 2013 Ford Focus SE

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE: Front end damage

 

INJURIES

V # / NAME / CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE / AGE / SEAT BELT? / NATURE OF INJURY

N/A

 

HOSPITAL: N/A                

WEATHER: Clear              

ROAD COND: Dry, free of debris

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH:

 

On 6/13/16, at approximately 4:42 pm, Vermont State Police responded to a single vehicle crash on Vermont Route 103, just south of Pleasant Valley Road in the Town of Rockingham, VT.  Investigation revealed that Brandon Worrell, 29, was driving a 2013 Ford Focus SE south on Vermont Route 103 when he fell asleep at the wheel.  The vehicle drifted off the roadway and into the grassy shoulder.  Worrell's vehicle struck an old tree log as well as a mile marker sign before coming to a uncontrolled stop. The vehicle sustained front end damage and was towed from the scene.  Worrell was issued a VCVC for failing to maintain his lane.

 

 

COURT ACTION:  No

 

Trooper Ryan Wood

Rockingham Barracks

Vermont State Police

1987 Rockingham Road

Chester, VT 05143

802-875-2112