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August 31, 2016

VSP Press Release St. Johnsbury; Single Vehicle Crash on South Wheelock Road town of Wheelock VT.

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

               

CASE#: 16B103369

TROOPER: Pecuch                                                           

STATION: VSP - St. Johnsbury                    

CONTACT#: 802-748-3111

 

DATE/TIME: 08-30-16/ 2330 hours

LOCATION: 5904 South Wheelock Road, Wheelock VT.

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Emma Hubbell

AGE:  18   

SEAT BELT? Y

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Halcottsville, NY

 

DESCRIPTION OF VEHICLE: 2006 Tan Honda Accord

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE: Minor front end and undercarriage damage

 

 

 

HOSPITAL: Northeast Vermont Regional Hospital             

WEATHER: Clear              

ROAD COND: Dry, Dirt road

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH:

On the evening of 08-30-16, State Police were dispatched to a single vehicle crash near 5904 South Wheelock Road in the town of Wheelock, VT. Upon arrival, Troopers found a disabled vehicle with the front end in a ditch and the rear of the vehicle partially in the lane of travel.

 

Troopers made contact with the operator, Hubbell (18), who said she was traveling East on South Wheelock Road, when she lost control of her vehicle and ended up in a ditch. Hubbell she said that she was wearing her seatbelt. Lyndon Rescue assisted on scene, and transported Hubbell to Northeast Vermont Regional Hospital for evaluation due to minor injuries sustained in the crash.

 

The vehicle was towed by Wrights Towing due to damage to the front of the vehicle. Hubbell was issued a warning for driving too fast for road conditions.

 

 

 

 

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