STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE
MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH
CONTACT#: (802) 773-9101
DATE/TIME: October 27, 2016 at approximately 1744 hours
STREET: Eastham Road
LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS: Approximately ½ mile south of Northam Road
INTERSTATE MILE MARKER: N/A
ROAD CONDITIONS: Snow/slush covered
OPERATOR: Jessica L. Giffin
SEAT BELT? Yes
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Shrewsbury, VT
VEHICLE YEAR: 2011
VEHICLE MAKE: Toyota
VEHICLE MODEL: Sienna
DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: Minor front end, bumper and undercarriage contact damage.
SUMMARY OF CRASH:
On Thursday, October 27, 2016 at approximately 1744 hours, the Vermont State Police was notified of a single vehicle crash on Eastham Road in the Town of Shrewsbury. Troopers from the Rutland Barracks responded and located the crash approximately one half-mile south of Northam Road.
Preliminary investigation revealed that Jessica L. Giffin was operating her vehicle, traveling north on Eastham Road, at approximately 20 mph. As Giffin attempted to negotiate a corner at the bottom of a hill, her vehicle slid off the roadway and into a shallow ditch. The vehicle sustained minor contact damage to the front end. It was removed from the ditch by a towing company and was able to be driven from the scene under its own power. The roadway conditions contributed to the crash.
Vermont Civil Violation Complaint: None
COURT ACTION: No