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December 15, 2016

VSP Press Release; Crash in Newbury, VT on 12/15/16

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

               

CASE#: 16B105495

TROOPER: Powers                                                          

STATION: Saint Johnsbury                    

CONTACT#: 802-222-4680

 

DATE/TIME: 12/15/16 @ 1810 hours

LOCATION: Interstate 91 northbound, mile marker 106. Newbury, VT

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Dennis Cate

AGE:  56

SEAT BELT? Y

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Monroe, NH

 

DESCRIPTION OF VEHICLE: 1998 Plymouth Breeze

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE: Major Front end damage

 

INJURIES

No injuries reported

 

 

HOSPITAL: N/A 

WEATHER: Snow

ROAD COND: Snowy

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH:  Vermont State Police received a report of a single vehicle

crash on Interstate 91 in the town of Newbury, NH. The operator, Dennis Cate

advised as he was traveling on Interstate 91 a deer jumped in front of his

path of travel and he subsequently crashed into the deer. The vehicle sustained

major front end damage.

 

Newbury Fire Department responded to assist with reported fluids leaking from the vehicle.

 

COURT ACTION: N