STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE
MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH
DATE/TIME: 12/05/2016 @ 0937 hours
STREET: Vermont Route 30
LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS: south of residence 589 VT Route 30, Poultney,
ROAD CONDITIONS: Snow/slush covered roadway
OPERATOR: Sydney B. Palmer
SEAT BELT? Yes
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Rutland, Vermont
VEHICLE YEAR: 2000
VEHICLE MAKE: Chrysler
VEHICLE MODEL: Concorde
DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: Contact damage to the front of the vehicle (to include but
not limited to the front bumper, passenger side head light, windshield, roof,
and passenger side window)
INJURIES: No known injuries
HOSPITAL: Rutland Regional Medical Center
SUMMARY OF CRASH:
On Monday, December 5, 2016, at approximately 0937 hours, members of the Vermont
State Police were notified of a single motor vehicle crash, with rollover, which
occurred south of the residence located at 589 VT Route 30, in the Town of
Investigation revealed 18 year old Sydney B. Palmer, of Rutland, was traveling
southbound on Vermont Route 30, just north of the Village of Poultney, when she
lost control of her vehicle on the snow covered roadway. The vehicle traveled
over an embankment and rolled over onto its roof, sustaining major damage.
Palmer advised she was wearing her seatbelt. Palmer was transported to the
Rutland Regional Medical Center for evaluation.
The vehicle was removed from the scene by Earl's Truck Repair.
The Vermont State Police were assisted by the Poultney Fire Department and
Poultney Rescue Squad.