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September 29, 2016

Press Release/Vermont State Police/Motor Vehicle Collision/Incident#16C203216

STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE

PRESS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

CASE#:16C203216  
TROOPER: Adria Pickin
STATION: New Haven  
CONTACT#: 802-388-4919


DATE/TIME: September 29, 2016/1516 hours
STREET: Lime Kiln Road
TOWN: New Haven
LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS: Plank Road
INTERSTATE MILE MARKER: N/A
WEATHER: Clear
ROAD CONDITIONS: Dry gravel


VEHICLE #1
OPERATOR: Holly Mitton
AGE: 23
SEAT BELT? Y
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Lunenburg


VEHICLE YEAR: 2008
VEHICLE MAKE: Ford
VEHICLE MODEL: Ranger
DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: Moderate contact damage


INJURIES: N/A
HOSPITAL: N/A


SUMMARY OF CRASH:

On September 29, 2016, at approximately 1516 hours, State Police were advised of a single car motor vehicle collision on Lime Kiln Road in the Town of New Haven. State Police arrived on scene and identified the operator as Holly Mitton. Mitton advised that prior to the collision, she was travelling southbound on Lime Kiln Road at approximately 30-35 mph. Mitton advised that she hit an area of the road that contained "washboard", which caused her vehicle to fishtail. Mitton advised that she believed that the rear of her vehicle subsequently caught some metal posts near a drainage ditch, which caused the vehicle to overturn. Mitton was uninjured as a result of the collision and her vehicle sustained moderate damage. Alcohol nor drugs played a factor in the collision.


Vermont Civil Violation Complaint: Pending

MUG SHOT: N
COURT ACTION: N



Trooper Adria C. Pickin

Vermont State Police

“C” Troop New Haven Barracks

802-388-4919 P  802-453-7918 F

adria.pickin@vermont.gov