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June 21, 2016

Press Release

STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE

PRESS RELEASE
MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH
               
CASE#: 16D302205
TROOPER: Geno                                                              
STATION: Royalton                     
CONTACT#: 802-234-9933

DATE/TIME: 06/20/16   2240 hrs
LOCATION: Vermont Rt 113, Chelsea

VEHICLE #1
OPERATOR: Dawn Michelle Torre
AGE: 40 yrs     
SEAT BELT? Yes
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Barre, VT

DESCRIPTION OF VEHICLE: 2005 Gold Volkswagen Jetta
DAMAGE TO VEHICLE: Wheel and body damage to roof and side


INJURIES: None

                               
WEATHER: Humid/Clear               
ROAD COND: Clear

SUMMARY OF CRASH: On 06/20/16 at approx 2240 hrs the operator of the 2005 Volkswagen Jetta stated that while traveling east on Vermont Rt 113 in Chelsea, VT a car passed her with their high beams on. The operator was unable to see the road and the car traveled off the pavement and flipped into the ditch, landing on its roof. The operator was suspected to be under the influence and Standardized Field Sobriety Tests were performed roadside. The PBT was refused. The operator was transported back to the Royalton Barracks and processed for DUI.   


COURT ACTION: Yes
COURT DATE: 07/06/16                 
COURT: Orange
LODGED - LOCATION: No             
BAIL: None
MUG SHOT: Yes

Trooper Stacia Geno
Vermont State Police
Royalton Barracks
Phone: (802) 234-9933
Fax: (802) 234-6520
stacia.geno@vermont.gov