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November 1, 2016

Press Release

STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE
PRESS RELEASE
MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

CASE#: 16A205438                                                          
TROOPER: Weed
STATION: St. Albans                                       
CONTACT#: 8025245993

DATE/TIME: 10/31/2016/07:39
STREET: Georgia Shore
TOWN: Georgia
LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS: Kissane Rd
WEATHER: Clear              
ROAD CONDITIONS: Dry

VEHICLE #1
OPERATOR: Neil Gallagher
AGE: 64    
SEAT BELT? Y
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: St. Albans VT

VEHICLE YEAR: 2004
VEHICLE MAKE: Jeep
VEHICLE MODEL: Wrangler
DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1:  Front fender, windshield
INJURIES: None
HOSPITAL: N/A



SUMMARY OF CRASH:

On October 31, 2016, at 2139 hours, the Vermont State Police were notified of a single car rollover in Georgia on Georgia Shore near Kissane Rd. Upon arrival the vehicle was on its side and off the road in the ditch. The operator was initially unable to get himself out of the vehicle, but was eventually able to with the assistance of some bystanders.  Investigation revealed the vehicle, heading north on Georgia Shore Rd, swerved over the centerline and the driver was unable to gain control. The vehicle subsequently ended in the ditch. The operator refused medical attention. The Vehicle sustained damage to the front fender and windshield. The operator was determined to be operating under the influence of alcohol.


PBT%: .102
COURT ACTION: Y
COURT DATE: 11/28/2016                            
COURT: St. Albans
LODGED - LOCATION: Cited and released.
BAIL: N
MUG SHOT: N