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July 18, 2016

Press Release / Vermont State Police / MV Collision / 16B102367

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

               

CASE#: 16B102367

TROOPER: Ostrout                                          

STATION: VSP St. Johnsbury                    

CONTACT#: 802-222-4680

 

DATE/TIME: 07/17/16, at 1019 hrs.

LOCATION: Intersection of US Rte. 5 and 25 Bradford, VT.

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Eden Aldrich

AGE: 69      

SEAT BELT? Y

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Woodsville, NH

 

DESCRIPTION OF VEHICLE: 2008 Chevy Trailblazer

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE: None

 

VEHICLE #2

OPERATOR: Kenneth Higdon                                     

AGE: 47   

SEAT BELT? N/A

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Windsor, VT

 

DESCRIPTION OF VEHICLE: 1975 Harley Motorcycle

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE: Minor

 

INJURIES: Higdon - Shoulder injury

                     Aldrich - None

 

HOSPITAL: Dartmouth Hitchcock              

WEATHER: Cloudy

ROAD COND: Dry

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH:

 

On 07/17/16, at 1019 hours, the Vermont State Police received a report of a

motor vehicle collision involving a motorcycle at the intersection of US Rte. 5

and 25 in Bradford, VT. 

 

Motorcycle operator Kenneth Higdon of Windsor, VT, was traveling south on US

Rte. 5 when Eden Aldrich of Woodsville, NH, pulled in front of him while turning

onto VT Rte. 25. Higdon sustained a shoulder injury and Aldrich was not injured.

Higdon's motorcycle sustained minor damage in the collision.

 

Anyone who may have witnessed the collision is asked to contact Trp. Ostrout

with the Vermont State Police at 802-222-4680.