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August 14, 2016

Press Release/Vermont State Police/Motor Vehicle Collision/Incident#16C202660

STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE

PRESS RELEASE
MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH
 
CASE#: 16C202660
TROOPER: Adria Pickin   
STATION: New Haven                    
CONTACT#: 802-388-4919

DATE/TIME: August 14, 2016/0914 hours
LOCATION: Lake Dunmore Road/Town of Salisbury


VEHICLE #1
OPERATOR: John Maunders
AGE: 53    
SEAT BELT? N/A
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Quebec


DESCRIPTION OF VEHICLE: Bicycle


VEHICLE #2
OPERATOR: Margaret Spink   
AGE: 72      
SEAT BELT? Y
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Ft. Lauderdale, Florida

DESCRIPTION OF VEHICLE: 2010 Chrysler Town & Country Van
DAMAGE TO VEHICLE: Moderate


INJURIES
V #1
NAME: John Maunders
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Quebec
AGE: 53
SEAT BELT?: N/A
NATURE OF INJURY: Unknown


HOSPITAL: UVM Medical Center 
WEATHER: Clear
ROAD COND: Dry


SUMMARY OF CRASH: On August 14, 2016, at approximately 0914 hours, State Police were advised of a collision between a cyclist and a vehicle. Preliminary investigation revealed that the cyclist, identified as John Maunders, failed to stop or yield at an intersection and subsequently collided with a vehicle driven by Margaret Spink, who was travelling westbound on Lake Dunmore Road at approximately 20mph. Maunders was subsequently transported to UVM Medical Center to be treated for his injuries. Spink was uninjured by the collision and her vehicle sustained moderate contact damage as a result of the collision.


COURT ACTION: N




Trooper Adria C. Pickin

Vermont State Police

“C” Troop New Haven Barracks

802-388-4919 P  802-453-7918 F

adria.pickin@vermont.gov