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December 6, 2016

South Burlington Crash

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

 

CASE#:  16A106216                                         

TROOPER: McGowan

STATION: Williston                                          

CONTACT#: 802-878-7111

 

DATE/TIME: 12/6/16 at approximately 5:16pm

STREET: Shelburne Road

TOWN: South Burlington, Vermont

LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS: I-189 West off ramp

WEATHER: clear

ROAD CONDITIONS: dry

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Weixin Xia

AGE:  21 

SEAT BELT: Yes

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: South Burlington, Vermont

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2010

VEHICLE MAKE: Mercedes

VEHICLE MODEL: GL4

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: Significant front end damage. Vehicle was towed from scene.

INJURIES: none

HOSPITAL: n/a

 

VEHICLE #2

OPERATOR: John Greene

AGE: 48  

SEAT BELT: Yes

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Underhill, Vermont

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2015

VEHICLE MAKE: Kenworth

VEHICLE MODEL: TT Unit

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #2: No observable damage

INJURIES: none

HOSPITAL: n/a

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH:  On 12/6/16 at approximately 5:16pm the Burlington Police Department and the Vermont State Police responded to a two vehicle crash on Shelburne Road at the intersection with I-189 West in South Burlington. Investigation revealed vehicle #1 and vehicle #2 were making left turns on Shelburne Road heading south when vehicle #1 subsequently steered wide colliding with vehicle #2. There were no injuries reported and vehicle #1 had to be towed from the scene.