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December 12, 2016

Press Release//Motor Vehicle Crash//Town of Cavendish

STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE

PRESS RELEASE
MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

CASE#: 16D004347                                                          
TROOPER: Lunderville
STATION: Westminster Barracks                                              
CONTACT#: 802.722.4600

DATE/TIME: 12-12-16, at approximately 0750 hours
STREET: High Street
TOWN: Cavendish
LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS: Near the intersection of VT RT 131
INTERSTATE MILE MARKER: NA
WEATHER: Snow             
ROAD CONDITIONS: Ice and snow

VEHICLE #1
OPERATOR: Lawrence M. Kempf
AGE: 57    
SEAT BELT? Yes
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Cavendish, VT

VEHICLE YEAR: 2017
VEHICLE MAKE: International
VEHICLE MODEL: Dump body truck
DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: No damage to the vehicle
INJURIES: No injury
HOSPITAL: NA



SUMMARY OF CRASH: On 12-12-16, at approximately 0850 hours, Vermont State Police/Westminster Barracks, responded to a report of a motor vehicle crash on High St. in the Town of Cavendish. 

Upon investigation it was discovered that a Town of Cavendish plow truck struck a utility pole causing the pole to break and a temporary loss of electrical power for the area.  Green Mountain Power responded to restore power to the area. 



Trooper B. N. Lunderville
VERMONT STATE POLICE
Westminster Barracks
1330 Westminster Heights Road
Putney, VT 05346
802.722.4600 (PH)
802.722.4691 (FX)
802.289.0028 (Cell)
Bryson.Lunderville@vermont.gov