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September 3, 2016

Press Release/ VSP Rutland/ Motor Vehicle Crash/ Case #16C104858/ Killington/ 09/03/2016

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

           

CASE#:16C104858

TROOPER: Jonathan Hall                                   

STATION: Rutland                   

CONTACT#: 802-773-9101

 

DATE/TIME: 09/03/2016 at approximately 1233 hours

LOCATION: US Route 4, Killington, Vermont

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Karen J. Blomberg

AGE: 61

Helmet?  Yes

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Warwick, RI

 

DESCRIPTION OF VEHICLE: 2006 Harley Davidson Motorcycle

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE: Rear fender, clutch handle, front fender, windshield,

INJURIES: None

                       

WEATHER: Clear   

ROAD COND: Dry

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH:

On September 3rd, 2016, at approximately 1234 hours, Vermont State Police were dispatched to a single vehicle crash on US Route 4 in the Town of Killington, Vermont.  Upon arrival, Karen J. Blomberg advised she was traveling west on US Route 4, and saw her turn onto Vermont Route 100 just before the intersection. In attempt to make the turn Blomberg took a sharp turn and lost control of her motorcycle. The motorcycle sustained contact damage from sliding on the pavement. Blomberg refused medical on scene.

 

Regional Ambulance Service and Killington Fire department assisted on the scene.

 

COURT ACTION: N