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October 17, 2016

MV Crash - 16D304142

STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE

PRESS RELEASE
MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

CASE#: 16D304142
TROOPER:  Corliss
STATION:  VSP Royalton
CONTACT#:  802-234-9933

DATE/TIME:  10/15/16 at approximately 2216 hours
STREET:  I-89 sb mm 8.2
TOWN:  Hartford
LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS:
INTERSTATE MILE MARKER:  8.2
WEATHER:  clear, cool
ROAD CONDITIONS:  clear, dry

VEHICLE #1 
OPERATOR:  male juvenile
AGE: 17      
SEAT BELT? Yes
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE:  White River Junction, VT

VEHICLE YEAR:  2013
VEHICLE MAKE:  Toytota
VEHICLE MODEL:  Rav4
DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1:  Totaled
INJURIES: fractured foot
HOSPITAL: DHMC

SUMMARY OF CRASH: 

On 10/15/16 at approximately 2216 hours, State Police responded to a motor vehicle crash on I-89 southbound at approximately mile marker 8.2 in the Town of Hartford, VT (Windsor County).  Upon arrival, Troopers learned that the single male juvenile occupant had likely fallen asleep at the wheel and subsequently left the roadway and crashed into a rock ledge in the median.  The juvenile was transported to DHMC with non-incapacitating injuries.  Woodstock Sunoco responded to remove the vehicle.


Senior Trooper Stacy Corliss
Vermont State Police - Royalton
2011 VT Route 107
Bethel, VT  05032
(802)234-9933
(802)234-6520 fax