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September 18, 2016

Press Release / Motor Vehicle Crash / I91 (Southbound)/ Town of Putney/VSP Westminster 16D001896

                                                STATE OF VERMONT

 

                                DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

 

                                VERMONT STATE POLICE

                

                                PRESS RELEASE

 

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

                                                                              

CASE#: 16D001896

 

TROOPER: Valcourt                                 STATION: Westminster        

CONTACT#: 802-254-2382

 

DATE/TIME: 09/18/2016  08:35 am

 

LOCATION (specific): Interstate 91 (southbound), Putney

 

VEHICLE #1 OPERATOR:  Mr. Robert Coe          AGE: 49   SEAT BELT? Y  

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Westfield, MA

DESCRIPTION OF VEHICLE:  2010 Kia Soul

 

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE:  Front end, driver’s side quarter

 

WEATHER:  rain

 

ROAD COND:  wet roadway

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH:

 

On 09/18/2016 at approximately 08:35 am, a member of the Vermont State Police, Westminster Station, responded to Interstate 91 (I91) in the Town of Putney for a reported single vehicle crash.  Investigation revealed that a vehicle being driven by Mr. Robert Coe, 49 of Westfield, MA, was traveling south at approximately 65 MPH when his vehicle hydroplaned and crashed into a guardrail.  No injuries were sustained in this crash and Mr. Coe’s vehicle was towed from the scene by Brattleboro Towing of Vernon.