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September 5, 2016

Press Release / Crash

STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE

PRESS RELEASE
MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH
               
CASE#:                  16D303507
TROOPER:           Pregent                                               
STATION:             Royalton                     
CONTACT#:        234-9933

DATE/TIME:        9-4-16
LOCATION:         Royalton Hill Road

VEHICLE #1
OPERATOR:        Hossein Aghamehdi
AGE:                      59  
SEAT BELT? Yes
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE:         Lititz, PA

DESCRIPTION OF VEHICLE:           1997 Saab
DAMAGE TO VEHICLE:   totaled

INJURIES
Operator #1 sustained a head injury


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

SUMMARY OF CRASH:

Vermont State Police responded to a reported one car motor vehicle crash with injuries on Royalton Hill Road in the Town of Roylton. The investigation revealed that the operator of the vehicle was not familiar with the road and failed to negotiate the intersection.  Alcohol is not considered a factor in this crash.


COURT ACTION: No

Respectfully,

Trooper Pregent