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December 26, 2016

Press Release / MVA / East West Rd / Dummerston / VSP Westminster / 16D004680

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

 

CASE#: 16D004680                                          

TROOPER: Valcourt

STATION: Westminster                

CONTACT#: 802-722-4600

 

DATE/TIME: 12/26/2016  11:15

STREET: East West Road

TOWN: Dummerston

LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS: Partridge Rd

INTERSTATE MILE MARKER: n/a

WEATHER:           Clear

ROAD CONDITIONS: Dry pavement

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Ms. Ellen Lascore

AGE: 79  

SEAT BELT? Y

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Putney, VT

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2011

VEHICLE MAKE: Toyota

VEHICLE MODEL: Corolla

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: Front end

INJURIES: None

HOSPITAL: (IDENTIFY) n/a

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH:

 

On 12/26/2016 at approximately 11:15 am, a member of the Vermont State Police, Westminster Station, responded to East West Road in the Town of Dummerston for a reported single vehicle crash.  Investigation revealed that a vehicle being driven by Ms. Ellen Lascore, 79 of Putney, was traveling when she lost control of her vehicle and crashed into a wooden post and a concrete bridge post on the edge of the roadway.  No injuries were sustained in this crash and Ms. Lascore’s vehicle was towed from the scene by Rod’s Towing of Putney.