STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE
MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH
STATION: New Haven
DATE/TIME: 12/17/2016 @ 0806
STREET: VT RT 17
LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS: Champlain Marina
INTERSTATE MILE MARKER: NA
WEATHER: Moderate falling snow
ROAD CONDITIONS: Snow Covered, Slippery
OPERATOR: Mark Huff
SEAT BELT? Y
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Colchester
VEHICLE YEAR: 2004
VEHICLE MAKE: Dodge
VEHICLE MODEL: Truck
DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: Front Fender.
SUMMARY OF CRASH:
Troopers from the New Haven Barracks responded to single vehicle crash involving a utility pole on VT RT 17 near the Champlain Marina. Preliminary investigation indicates the operator, Mark Huff lost control of his truck on the slippery road surface, left the roadway and struck a utility pole guide wire. Upon contacting the support cable, the top portion of the pole broke and required replacement.
GMP was detailed to replace the pole.
Huff was not injured and drove his truck from the scene.
Vermont Civil Violation Complaint: Pending additional investigation.
LODGED - LOCATION: NA
MUG SHOT: /N
COURT ACTION: Pending investigation.