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July 31, 2016

Single vehicle collision/ Town of Mendon/ July 30, 2016

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

           

CASE#: 16C104106

TROOPER: K. Armstrong                                

STATION: Rutland                  

CONTACT#: 802-377-9101

 

DATE/TIME: 7/30/16 1738 hours

LOCATION: US RT 4 in the town of Mendon

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Philip Moore

AGE: 75   

SEAT BELT? Y

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Mendon, VT

 

DESCRIPTION OF VEHICLE: 2010 Red Ford Truck

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE: estimated to be totaled due to contact damage

 

INJURIES

V # / NAME / CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE / AGE / SEAT BELT? / NATURE OF INJURY

1- Philip Moore/ Mendon, VT/ 75 / Y / small laceration to right forearm

 

HOSPITAL: None- not transported     

WEATHER: Cloudy/ Daylight

ROAD COND: Dry/ Paved

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH:

 

On July 30, 2016 Rutland Troopers were dispatched to a report of a single vehicle that had collided with a rock wall off US RT 4 in the town of Mendon.  Upon arrival Troopers identified operator, Philip Moore, 75 of Mendon, VT.  Investigation concluded that Moore traveled off the right side of the roadway, ran over a highway hazard sign then collided with a rock wall.  Moore sustained minor injury in the form of a small laceration to his right arm.  He could not offer and explanation as to why he left the roadway.  The vehicle, a 2010 Ford truck was towed from the scene due to damage sustained in the collision.

 

 

COURT ACTION: N