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July 30, 2016

VSP Press Release: Crash on July 29, 2016 Interstate 93 North Bound near mile marker 9 Waterford, VT

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

               

CASE#: 16B102668

TROOPER: Casey Ross                                                   

STATION: St. Johnsbury                    

CONTACT#: 748-3111

 

DATE/TIME:7-29-16/ 0028 hours

LOCATION: Interstate 93 north mile marker 9, Waterford, VT.

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Rebecca Farrow

AGE: 20     

SEAT BELT? Y

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Cromwell, CT

 

DESCRIPTION OF VEHICLE: 2007 Subaru Impreza

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE: Minor driver side damage.

               

WEATHER: Foggy             

ROAD COND: Dry

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH:

 

On July 29 2016, at approximately 0028 hours, Vermont State Police responded to a report of a vehicle off the road, on Interstate 93, near mile marker 9 Northbound, in the town of Waterford, VT. Upon investigation, it was found that Operator #1, fell asleep while driving and struck the guard rail on the east shoulder of the Interstate before crossing both lanes of travel, and coming to a final position of rest on the south shoulder of the Interstate, facing on-coming traffic. There were no reported injuries during this crash.