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November 1, 2016

16D002852 LSA Bellows Falls

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

 

CASE#: 16D002852                          

TROOPER: Anthony Frissora

STATION: VSP Westminster                       

CONTACT#: (802)722-4600

 

DATE/TIME: October 20, 2016 at approximately 12:17 AM

STREET: Vermont Route 121

TOWN: Westminster

LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS: House number 526

WEATHER: Cloudy

ROAD CONDITIONS: Dry, free of hazards

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Zachariah A. Phelps

AGE: 21

SEAT BELT? No

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Bellows Falls, Vermont

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2004

VEHICLE MAKE: Chevy

VEHICLE MODEL: Silverado

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: Heavy front end damage

 

 

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH:

On October 20, 2016, at approximately 12:17 AM, the Vermont State Police

responded to a single vehicle crash involving a green Chevy Silverado that

struck and knocked down a telephone pole on Vermont Route 121, in the town of

Westminster. The vehicle fled the scene and was later found on Atkinson Street,

in the town of Bellows Falls. Through investigation, Troopers determined that

the operator of the vehicle was 21 year old Zachariah Phelps.

 

On October 31st, 2016, at approximately 7:24 PM, Vermont State Police arrested

Phelps and transported him back to the Westminster State Police Barracks for

processing.  Phelps is scheduled to appear in Windham County Court, Criminal

Division on December 6, 2016 at 8:00 AM to answer to the above

charge.

 

Vermont Civil Violation Complaint 3124262 T23 VSA 1081(a)

MUG SHOT: Yes

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT: Windham County Court, Criminal Division

COURT DATE/TIME: December 6, 2016 at 0800 hours