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October 2, 2016

Press Release / Vermont State Police / MV Collision / 16B104025

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

 

CASE#:  16B104025                          

TROOPER: Ostrout

STATION: VSP St. Johnsbury                      

CONTACT#: 802-222-4680

 

DATE/TIME: 10/02/16 @ 0838 hrs.

STREET: Lake Morey Rd.

TOWN: Fairlee, VT

LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS: Club House Rd.

WEATHER: Cloudy

ROAD CONDITIONS: Dry

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Richard Manivanh

AGE: 28   

SEAT BELT? Y

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Fairlee, VT

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2003

VEHICLE MAKE: BMW

VEHICLE MODEL: 330

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: Passenger side fender and doors.

INJURIES: None

 

 

VEHICLE #2

OPERATOR: Shirley Godfrey

AGE: 84    

SEAT BELT? N/A

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Fairlee, VT

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2006

VEHICLE MAKE: Subaru

VEHICLE MODEL: Impreza

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #2: Passenger side front fender and mirror.

INJURIES: N/A

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH:

 

On 10/02/16, at 0838 hours, the Vermont State Police received a report from a Shirley Godfrey that someone had struck her parked vehicle and left the scene. Godfrey said this occurred sometime overnight.

 

Upon further investigation, it was determined a Richard Manivanh of Fairlee,  VT, was traveling on Lake Morey Rd. when he became fatigued and struck Godfrey's vehicle. Manivanh advised the incident occurred at approximately 0100 hours and stopped, but did not know who owned the vehicle and would follow one in the morning.