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July 3, 2016

Press Release-DUI Crash-Bradford

STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE

PRESS RELEASE
MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH
 
CASE#: 16B301375
TROOPER: Haley   
STATION: St Johnsbury                    
CONTACT#: 802 222 4680

DATE/TIME: 07/02/16
LOCATION: South Road, Bradford, VT

VEHICLE #1
OPERATOR: Danielle Pollari
AGE: 38   
SEAT BELT? Yes
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Newport, NH

DESCRIPTION OF VEHICLE: 2008 Ford Fusion
DAMAGE TO VEHICLE: Front end damage

VEHICLE #2
OPERATOR: Nicholas Vance   
AGE: 33   
SEAT BELT? Yes
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Topsham, VT

DESCRIPTION OF VEHICLE: 2015 GMC 2500
DAMAGE TO VEHICLE: Front end damage

INJURIES
V # 1 / Danielle Pollari / Newport, NH / 38 / SEAT BELT- YES / Minor head injury

WEATHER: Clear
ROAD COND: Dry

SUMMARY OF CRASH: On 07/02/16 at approximately 2350 hours, Vermont State Police responded to a two vehicle crash on South Road in the town of Bradford, Vermont. Danielle Pollari (38) of Newport, NH was traveling west on South Road when she crossed the center line and struck a Nicholas Vance (33) of Topsham, VT. Pollari's vehicle a 2008 Ford Fusion suffered substantial front end damage. Vance's vehicle a 2015 GMC truck suffered minor front end damage. Investigation revealed Pollari was operating under the influence of alcohol. Pollari agreed to provide a preliminary sample of her breath which revealed a Breath Alcohol Concentration (BrAC) of .151%. Subsequently, Pollari was taken into custody for suspicion of DUI. Pollari was processed and issued a citation to appear in Orange County Criminal Court on July 20, 2016. Pollari was released to a sober adult.


COURT ACTION: Yes
COURT DATE: 07/20/16 
COURT: Orange County
MUG SHOT: Yes