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June 19, 2016

Press Release/ VT State Police/ Crash/ 16B301200

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

               

CASE#: 16B301200

TROOPER: Lewis                                                              

STATION: VSP Bradford                     

CONTACT#: 802-222-4680

 

DATE/TIME: 6/15/16 2203 hours

LOCATION: US Route 302, Groton

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Jon Tremblay

AGE: 21     

SEAT BELT? N/A

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Washington, VT

 

DESCRIPTION OF VEHICLE: Harley Davidson Motorcycle

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE: Moderate damage.

 

INJURIES

Jon Tremblay, Transported to DHMC Via Helicopter with unknown injuries.

Tremblay was later reported to be in stable condition with no major injuries or

broken bones.  

 

HOSPITAL: DHMC                            

WEATHER: Clear              

ROAD COND: Good

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH: On June 15th 2016 at approximately 2203 hours Troopers with

the VT State Police responded to a report of a Motorcycle VS Moose Crash on US

Route 302 in Groton. The operator of the motorcycle was reported to unconscious.

Troopers arrived and observed the operator who had regained consciousness.

The operator was evaluated by EMT's and was transported to DHMC

via helicopter for precautionary reasons, with possible head trauma. Troopers

investigation revealed the Tremblay was traveling west on US Route 302 below the

posted speed limit when a Moose jumped over a guardrail onto the roadway and was

struck by Tremblay. Tremblay was wearing a helmet at the time of the crash. No

major injuries or broken bones were reported.    

 

 

COURT ACTION: N