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July 25, 2016

16D302823 - Crash/DUI Refusal

STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE

PRESS RELEASE
MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH
CASE#:  16D302823
TROOPER: Corliss
STATION: VSP Royalton                     
CONTACT#: 802-234-9933

DATE/TIME:  07/23/16 @ 1832 hours
LOCATION: US Route 4 near junction of Upper Road, Bridgewater, VT

VEHICLE #1 
OPERATOR:  Jody Guerin
AGE: 55     
SEAT BELT? Yes
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE:  Bridgewater, VT

DESCRIPTION OF VEHICLE:  2011 Hyundai Accent hatchback
DAMAGE TO VEHICLE:  Totaled

INJURIES
Minor injuries 

HOSPITAL:  DHMC
WEATHER: Clear, dry
ROAD COND: blacktop, free of debris

SUMMARY OF CRASH: On the above date and time, Vermont State Police received a report of a motor vehicle crash on US Route 4 in Bridgewater, VT near Upper Road.  Troopers responded and found that Jody Guerin had crashed her vehicle a short distance from her residence.  Further investigation revealed that prior to leaving her residence, Guerin had struck two unoccupied vehicles in the parking lot of her apartment building. Troopers subsequently requested a blood sample from Guerin who had been transported to DHMC with minor injuries, however Guerin failed to provide a sample.  Guerin was issued a citation to appear in Vermont Superior Court Windsor Criminal Division on 08/09/16 to answer to the charges of DUI - Refusal, Negligent Operation, and Leaving the Scene of an Accident.


COURT ACTION: Yes
COURT DATE: 08/09/16 @ 0800
COURT: Windsor
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