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October 23, 2016

Press Release/Crash/16D304271/Brookfield

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

 

CASE#: 16D304271                          

TROOPER: Samuel Wood

STATION: Royalton                         

CONTACT#: (802) 234-9933

 

DATE/TIME:

STREET: Interstate 89 north bound

TOWN: Brookfield

INTERSTATE MILE MARKER: 34.80

WEATHER: clear and dry

ROAD CONDITIONS: Dry blacktop

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Andrea Scheidler

AGE: 78  

SEAT BELT? Yes

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Putney, VT

 

VEHICLE YEAR:2009

VEHICLE MAKE: Subaru

VEHICLE MODEL: Forester

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: Contact damage on the front driver side

INJURIES: none

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH:

 

On 10/23/2016 at 7:30 pm, the Vermont State responded to a single vehicle crash on interstate 89 in Brookfield. Andrea Scheidler was headed north in the travel lane and stuck a deer that was standing on the center line.  The Subaru sustained front end damage and was towed from the scene by Blakeman's Towing.