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November 23, 2016

VSP St. Johnsbury Press Release: Single vehicle crash I91 S, Barnet

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

 

CASE#: 16B105020           

TROOPER: Casey Ross

STATION: St. Johnsbury                

CONTACT#: 748-3111

 

DATE/TIME: 11/23/2016 Morning

STREET: I91 South

TOWN: Barnet

MILE MARKER: 120

WEATHER: Cloudy

ROAD CONDITIONS: Dry

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Pauala Guion

AGE: 53 

SEAT BELT? Yes

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Monroe, NH

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 1999

VEHICLE MAKE: Toyota

VEHICLE MODEL: Camery

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: Significant Front Drivers Side Bumper/Hood

INJURIES: None

SUMMARY OF CRASH:

 

On November 23, 2016, at approximately 0845 hours, Vermont State Police

responded to a single vehicle crash south of Interstate 91 Exit 18 south, in the town of Barnet, VT. Upon investigation, it was found that when the operator attempted to merge lanes she failed to see a Tractor Trailer. To avoid hitting the TT unit, the operator applied her brakes, resulting in her vehicle spinning multiple times. The vehicle hit the west side guard rail coming to rest on top of it, facing North towards on coming traffic.

 

MUG SHOT: None

COURT ACTION: None

 

Trooper Casey Ross

Vermont State Police

“B” Troop – St. Johnsbury

1068 U.S. Route 5; Ste. 1

Saint Johnsbury, VT 05819

PH: (802) 748-3111

FX: (802) 748-1585

 

Email: casey.ross@vermont.gov