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September 11, 2016

Press Release/ Vermont State Police/ Motor Vehicle Collision/16A104718

STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE

PRESS RELEASE
MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

CASE#: 16A104718    


TROOPER: Corporal Andrew Leise, Sgt. Paul Ravelin

STATION: VSP Williston   
CONTACT#: 1-802-878-7111


DATE/TIME: Sunday September 11, 2016, 0925 hours


STREET: I89
TOWN: Colchester
LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS: N/A
INTERSTATE MILE MARKER: MM70 S.B.

WEATHER: Clear 
ROAD CONDITIONS: Dry


VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Megan M. Cross
AGE:  29
SEAT BELT? Y
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Swanton, VT

VEHICLE YEAR: 2006
VEHICLE MAKE: Nissan
VEHICLE MODEL: Altima

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: Minor front lower fascia contact damage
INJURIES: None
HOSPITAL: N/A


SUMMARY OF CRASH: On September 11, 2016 VSP Williston Troopers responded to the report of a motor vehicle collision on I89 at MM70 S.B. in Colchester. Upon arrival vehicle#1 was located in the median facing south. Operator#1 (Cross) advised she was traveling southbound at 65 mph, hit the rumble strips losing control and wrecked in the median. Verhicle#1 came within 10 feet of the northbound lanes of travel. Neither speed nor impairment were contributing factors.


Operator#1 Megan Cross was issued a ticket pursuant to Title 23 VSA Section 1081(a) for losing control of her car. The ticket carries a $220.00 fine and 4 points if convicted. Troopers continue to remind motorists to drive safely on VT roads.


PBT%: N/A
Vermont Civil Violation Complaint, Speed Restrictions T23 VSA 1081(a).
LODGED - LOCATION: N/A 
BAIL: N/A
MUG SHOT: N
COURT ACTION: N
COURT: N
COURT DATE/TIME: N