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June 5, 2016

VT State Police/Rutland-MV Crash-June 5, 2016- Route 103, Shrewsbury, VT

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

               

CASE#: 16C102830

TROOPER: Dambrackas

STATION: Rutland Barracks

CONTACT#: (802) 773-9101

 

DATE/TIME: 06/05/2016 at 0151 hours

LOCATION: Route 103, Shrewsbury, VT.

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Brandson Laferrier, age 20, of Rutland, VT

 

DESCRIPTION OF VEHICLE: 2005 Chevrolet Malibu

 

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE: Totaled

 

INJURIES

None

 

HOSPITAL: N/A

WEATHER: Cloudy/Dark

ROAD COND: Dry, Blacktop

SUMMARY OF CRASH:

On the above date and time, Vermont State Police responded to Route 103 in Shrewsbury for a report of a single vehicle crash into a guard rail with no injury or roadway hazards.  

 

Upon arriving on scene, the vehicle was found parked on the side of the road where the crash had occurred.  The operator of the vehicle, was identified as Brandson Laferrier, age 20, of Rutland, Vermont. It was determined that Laferrier and his passenger were not injured in the crash.

 

The crash was caused due to the vehicle leaving the lane of traffic. A contributing factor to the crash was determined to be that the operator of the vehicle was fatigued and possibly fell asleep while operating. Lack of injury was partially attributed to proper seat belt use and effectiveness of the guard rail in preventing the vehicle from going over a steep embankment.

 

COURT ACTION: Civil Violations

 

Anyone with information is encouraged to contact the Vermont State Police at Rutland, 802-773-9101.  Information can also be submitted anonymously online at www.vtips.info or text “CRIMES” (274637) to Keyword:  VTIPS

 

 

Tpr. Jesse Dambrackas

Vermont State Police

Rutland Barracks

124 State Place

Rutland, VT 05701