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November 11, 2016

Press Release / Vermont State Police - Rutland / Motor Vehicle Crash / 16C106272 / Pittsford

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

 

CASE#:  16C106272                                         

TROOPER: S. Schutt

STATION: Rutland                           

CONTACT#: 802-773-9101                                                   

 

DATE/TIME: 11/07/2016 @ 1350 hours

STREET: US Route 7

TOWN: Pittsford

LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS: Furnace Road

WEATHER: 52 degrees Fahrenheit, clear skies

ROAD CONDITIONS: Dry, free and clear of debris.

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Unknown

AGE:

SEAT BELT?

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE:

 

VEHICLE YEAR: Unknown

VEHICLE MAKE: Unknown

VEHICLE MODEL: SUV

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: Contact damage to the vehicle’s driver side front bumper and fender.

INJURIES: No injuries

HOSPITAL: N/A

 

VEHICLE #2

OPERATOR: Michael Carroccia

AGE: 63

SEAT BELT? Yes

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Florence, VT

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2010

VEHICLE MAKE: Ford

VEHICLE MODEL: F-250

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #2: Contact damage to the vehicle’s driver side rear fender and tire.

INJURIES: No injuries

HOSPITAL: N/A

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH:

 

On Monday, November 7, 2016 at approximately 1350 hours, the Vermont State Police, Rutland Barracks, responded to a motor vehicle crash which occurred on Vermont Route 7 near the intersection of Furnace Road, in the Town of Pittsford, Vermont.

 

Investigation revealed operator #2 , Michael Carroccia, was traveling southbound on Vermont Route 7. Vermont Route 7 is a blacktop covered roadway that primarily runs north and south. While Carroccia was traveling southbound a vehicle traveling northbound crossed the center lane line striking the driver side rear end of Carroccias’. The vehicle that struck Carroccias’ vehicle left the scene of the accident.

 

The involved vehicle is described as a Suzuki, SUV, red in color, unknown registration number. The operator is described as an older male with a white beard. The vehicle sustained contact damage to the driver’s side front bumper and fender.

 

Anyone with information regarding the crash is asked to report to the Vermont State Police, Rutland Barracks.

 

PBT%: N/A

Vermont Civil Violation Complaint: None

LODGED - LOCATION: N/A          

BAIL: N/A

MUG SHOT: No

COURT ACTION: No

COURT: N/A

COURT DATE/TIME: N/A

 

Trooper Steven Schutt & K9 Achilles

124 State Place

Rutland Town, VT. 05701

Troop C Rutland

Steven.schutt@vermont.gov