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November 29, 2016

Press Release-Crash-Hardwick

STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE

PRESS RELEASE
MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

CASE#: 16B105156                                                           
TROOPER: David Upson
STATION: St. Johnsbury                                
CONTACT#: 802-748-3111

DATE/TIME: 11/29/2016 @ 0730 hours
STREET: VT Route 15 East
TOWN: Hardwick
LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS: 2776 VT ROUTE 15 E
WEATHER: Freezing Rain              
ROAD CONDITIONS: Ice

VEHICLE #1
OPERATOR: Steven Collins
AGE: 35     
SEAT BELT? Yes
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Morrisville, VT

VEHICLE YEAR: 2005
VEHICLE MAKE: Ford
VEHICLE MODEL: Explorer Sport Trac 
DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: Minor damage to the front passenger's side bumper
INJURIES: None

VEHICLE #2
OPERATOR: Casey Fellows
AGE: 27     
SEAT BELT? Yes
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Hardwick, VT

VEHICLE YEAR: 2010
VEHICLE MAKE: GMC
VEHICLE MODEL: Sierra
DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #2: Minor damage to rear driver's side bumper
INJURIES: None

SUMMARY OF CRASH: On 11/29/2016 at approximately 0730 hours, State Police
responded to a two vehicle crash that occurred near 2776 VT ROUTE 15 E in
Hardwick, VT. Steven Collins, 35, of Morrisville, VT struck a parked vehicle
occupied by Casey Fellows, 27, of Hardwick. Fellows was parked on Route 15 as
all traffic was stopped due to icy road conditions. Collins was traveling east
before he struck Fellows vehicle. Both operators were wearing seatbelts and were
not injured. Road conditions were a factor in the crash.

Court Action: No


Trooper David Upson
Vermont State Police
St. Johnsbury Barracks
“B” Troop
Main # 802.748.3111
Fax # 802.748.1585