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July 21, 2016

16D302719 - Crash Investigation

STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE

PRESS RELEASE
MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH
CASE#: 16D302719
TROOPER:  Corliss
STATION:  VSP Royalton                      
CONTACT#: 802-234-9933

DATE/TIME:  07/17/16 @ 2308 hours
LOCATION: VT Route 14, Brookfield, VT

VEHICLE #1 
OPERATOR:  Jason Preston
AGE: 39
SEAT BELT? N/A
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE:  Brookfield, VT

DESCRIPTION OF VEHICLE:  2000 Harley Davidson motorcycle
DAMAGE TO VEHICLE:  moderate damages

INJURIES
non-life threatening head injuries

HOSPITAL:  DHMC
WEATHER:  Clear, warm
ROAD COND: Clear, dry, new pavement

SUMMARY OF CRASH: On the above date and time, Vermont State Police dispatch received a report of a male subject lying unconscious in the roadway on VT Route 14 in the Town of Brookfield, VT (Orange County).  Troopers responded and located Jason Preston, who at that time was conscious and alert, and had been involved in a single bike motorcycle crash.  Preston was transported to DHMC via DHART for non-life threatening head injuries.  He was processed at DHMC for suspicion of DUI.  Hastings Towing recovered the motorcycle. 


COURT ACTION: Pending blood results
COURT DATE:
COURT:
LODGED - LOCATION:  N/A
BAIL:  N/A
MUG SHOT: No


Senior Trooper Stacy Corliss
Vermont State Police - Royalton
2011 VT Route 107
Bethel, VT  05032
(802)234-9933
(802)234-6520 fax