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August 18, 2016

One vehicle roll over, minor injury, Austin Rd., Rockingham

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

               

CASE#:16D001152

TROOPER: Paul Dean                                     

STATION:  Westminster                  

CONTACT#: 801-722-4600

 

DATE/TIME: 8/18/16 at 09:32

LOCATION: Austin Rd., Rockingham, VT

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Charles Dumont

AGE:  44  

SEAT BELT? Y

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Newport, NH

 

DESCRIPTION OF VEHICLE: 2004 flatbed delivery/boom truck

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE: Roll over

 

 

INJURIES

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

 

1 / Charles Dumont / Newport, NH / 44 / Y / Minor laceration to arm

 

HOSPITAL: Springfield   

WEATHER: Cloudy

ROAD COND: Dry dirt

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH:

 

On 8/18/16 at approx. 09:32 Vermont State Police responded to a one vehicle roll over on Austin Rd. in Rockingham. Charles Dumont had been operating a flatbed/boom truck and was delivering cement landscaping blocks to a residence. While attempting to maneuver the truck into a driveway the brake system lost air and Dumont could not get the truck into gear. The truck rolled down the steep hill and rolled onto its side. Dumont received minor lacerations to the arm and was transported to Springfield Hospital for evaluation.

 

Corporal  Paul Dean

1330 Westminster Heights Rd.

Putney, VT 05346

(802)722-4600