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December 22, 2016

Press Release / Crash

STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE

PRESS RELEASE
MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

CASE#:                  16D305107                         
TROOPER:           PREGENT            
STATION:             ROYALTON                         
CONTACT#:        234-9933

DATE/TIME:        12-22-16 / 8:20AM
STREET:                I-89 SOUTH
TOWN:                 HARTFORD
INTERSTATE MILE MARKER: 2/20
WEATHER:           SNOWING
ROAD CONDITIONS: SNOW AND ICE

VEHICLE #1
OPERATOR:        Christopher Moorandian
AGE:      48
SEAT BELT? Yes
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: West Palm Beach, Florida

VEHICLE YEAR:   2003
VEHICLE MAKE: DODGE
VEHICLE MODEL:              RAM
DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: TOTALED
INJURIES: MINOR
HOSPITAL: DARTMOUTH HITCHCOCK

SUMMARY OF CRASH:

Vermont State Police investigated a one car motor vehicle crash with injuries which occurred on Interstate 89 South in the Town of Hartford.  State Police
found that Mooradian was driving south following a group of vehicles on Interstate 89.  Mooradian while slowing down he lost control of his Dodge
truck.  Mooradian was wearing his seatbelt at the time of the crash and sustained minor injuries.  Road conditions at the time of the crash combined with speed are considered the factors in this crash.


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Respectfully,

Trooper Pregent