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September 25, 2016

Press Release / Motorcycle Crash/ East West Rd / Dummerston / VSP Westminster / 16D202113

                                    STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

 

CASE#: 16D002113                          

TROOPER: Valcourt

STATION: Westminster                    

CONTACT#: 802-722-4600

 

DATE/TIME: 09/25/2016 / 3:56 pm

STREET: East West Rd

TOWN: Dummerston

LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS: Partridge Rd

WEATHER:   Clear / 60F

ROAD CONDITIONS: Dry pavement

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Mr. Graham G Sampson

AGE: 61

SEAT BELT? N

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Longboat, FL

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2009

VEHICLE MAKE: BMW

VEHICLE MODEL: K13

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: Total loss

INJURIES: None

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH:

 

On 09/25/2016 at approximately 3:56 pm, members of the Vermont State Police, Westminster Station responded to East West Road in the Town of Dummerston for a reported single vehicle motorcycle crash. 

 

Investigation found that a vehicle being operated by Mr. Graham Sampson, 61 of Longboat, FL, was headed westbound on East West Road when he lost control of his vehicle.   Mr. Sampson indicated that his motorcycle came upon a patch of gravel as he began entering a curve and lost control, dropping the motorcycle.  Mr. Sampson was alone on the motorcycle at the time of the crash and was not injured.

 

Mr. Sampson’s vehicle was removed by Marlboro Towing of Marlboro.