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November 20, 2016

Press Release/MV Crash/16D304625/VSP-Royalton/E. Hudson

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

 

CASE#:  16D304625                                         

TROOPER:  Sgt. E. Hudson

STATION: Royalton                                         

CONTACT#: 802-234-9933

 

DATE/TIME:  11/20/16 11:23 AM

STREET:  I-89 north, MM 24/80

TOWN:  Bethel

LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS:

INTERSTATE MILE MARKER:  24/80

WEATHER:  cloudy, light rain/snow          

ROAD CONDITIONS: wet and icy

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR:  Justin Connors

AGE: 35    

SEAT BELT? Y

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE:  Norwich, VT

 

VEHICLE YEAR:  2004

VEHICLE MAKE:  GMC

VEHICLE MODEL: 2500

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: ROOF AND FRAME DAMAGE FROM ROLL OVER

INJURIES:  Minor abrasions and cuts

HOSPITAL: N/A

 

VEHICLE #2

OPERATOR:

AGE:     

SEAT BELT? Y/N

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE:

 

VEHICLE YEAR:

VEHICLE MAKE:

VEHICLE MODEL:

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #2:

INJURIES:

HOSPITAL: (IDENTIFY)

 

 

 

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH:

Connors reported that he was driving north bound at 65 miles per hour and lost control on the icy roadways.  It was snowing at the higher elevations and roads were ice covered.  Connors said that his truck began to fish tail and he lost control.  The vehicle traveled off the left side of the roadway and entered the median, where it rolled over, impacting the roof on the driver side.  The vehicle was towed from the scene. Connors sustained minor injuries that did not require medical attention.  Connors was wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash. 

 

 

PBT%:

Vermont Civil Violation Complaint ______________ T23 VSA _______

LODGED - LOCATION:    

BAIL:

MUG SHOT: N

COURT ACTION: N

 

Sergeant Eric Hudson

Patrol Commander

VSP-Royalton

2011 VT Rt. 107

Bethel, VT 05032

802-234-9933

Eric.Hudson@vermont.gov