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July 19, 2016

VSP Press Release: One Vehicle Crash on July 18, 2016 in Lunenburg, VT

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

               

CASE#: 16B102428

TROOPER: Pecuch                                                           

STATION: St. Johnsbury                    

CONTACT#: 748-3111

 

DATE/TIME: 07-18-16/ 2148 Hours

LOCATION: 424 Baptist Hill Rd, Lunenburg, VT.

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Paul Girard

AGE: 50    

SEAT BELT? No

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Lunenburg, VT

 

DESCRIPTION OF VEHICLE: 2002 Ford Ranger

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE: Front End, Undercarriage Damage.

 

               

WEATHER: Wet, Foggy  

ROAD COND: Dirt

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH:

 

On 07-18-16, at approximately 2135 hours, State Police responded to a one vehicle crash on Baptist Hill Road in the town of Lunenburg, VT. Upon arrival, Troopers found a 2002 Ford Ranger driven by Paul Girard (50). Girard had been traveling North on Baptist Hill Road when he ran into a tree that was laying across the roadway from a storm. There were no reported injuries. Damage was on the undercarriage and front of the vehicle. Vehicle was towed off of the tree by Mackay towing.

 

 

Trooper Sean Pecuch

Vermont State Police

“B” Troop – St. Johnsbury

1068 U.S. Route 5; Ste. 1

St. Johnsbury, VT 05819

 

PH: 802-748-3111

FX: 802-748-1585

 

sean.pecuch@vermont.gov