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July 25, 2016

Hubbardton Accidental Death


STATE OF VERMONT

 

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

 

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

                                               PRESS RELEASE

 

INCIDENT: Accidental Death

 

CASE #: 16C103952

 

TROOPER:    Lt. Reg Trayah                           STATION:   Rutland                 

 CONTACT#: (802) 773-9101

 

DATE/TIME: 07-23-16     1645-1715

 

 

LOCATION (specific): 134 Sevigny Rd. Hubbardton, VT

 

 

VICTIM:     Clifford R. Jones                                                               

AGE:      66 years old from Rutland, VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

 

                On July 23, 2016 the victim had rented a camp off the north end of Lake Bomoseen in Hubbardton, VT.  At approximately 1645 hrs. a quick sever storm struck this area of Lake Bomoseen.  After retrieving two fishing poles from a lake side dock, the victim was struck by a large dead tree.  Due to the sever wind, the dead tree broke at its base falling on the victim.  Family and friends removed the tree and started life saving measure without success.  This case is pending the results of an autopsy.  No further information is available at this time.    

 

 

 

 

Lt. Reg Trayah

Commander Troop-C BCI

 

 

 

Det. Lt. Reg Trayah

Vermont State Police

Bureau of Criminal Investigations

Troop - C

Reg.trayah@vermont.gov

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