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August 26, 2016

Press Release Crash / VSP Westminster / 16D001337 / Town of Westminster

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

                                                                                                           

CASE#: 16D001337

TROOPER: Sgt. Buckley                                               

STATION: VSP Westminster              

CONTACT#: 802-722-4600

 

DATE/TIME: 08/26/16 at approximately 0530 hours

LOCATION: Route 5, Westminster, VT

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Maureen A Massucco

AGE: 65
SEAT BELT? Yes

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Bellows Falls, VT

 

DESCRIPTION OF VEHICLE: 2015 Volvo XC70

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE: Moderate damage to the front end, front bumper, hood and grill.

 

INJURIES

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

No reported injuries

HOSPITAL: N/A                 

WEATHER: Raining and foggy      

ROAD COND: wet

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH:

 

On 08/26/16 at approximately 0530 hours, Massucco was traveling southbound on Route 5 in Westminster, just north of Durand Automotive when a group of deer entered the roadway. Massucco avoided a collision with several of the deer but ultimately struck and killed one. Massucco was wearing her seatbelt and was not injured in this crash. Massucco’s vehicle sustained moderate damage to the front end and airbags were deployed.  Massucco’s vehicle was towed from the scene. Westminster Fire Department assisted at the scene.

 

COURT ACTION: No

COURT DATE: N/A                          

COURT: N/A

LODGED LOCATION: N/A              

BAIL: N/A

MUG SHOT: N/A