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December 10, 2016

VSP Press Release: Single Vehicle Crash, Interstate 91, MM 146, Sheffield, VT

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

 

CASE#:  16B105392                                          

TROOPER: S. Pecuch

STATION: VSP - St. Johnsbury                                    

CONTACT#: 802-748-3111

 

DATE/TIME: 12-10-16/1420 hours

STREET: Interstate 91

TOWN: Sheffield

LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS:

INTERSTATE MILE MARKER: 146 North

WEATHER: Clear              

ROAD CONDITIONS: Wet

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Gary Powers

AGE: 58     

SEAT BELT? Y

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Derby, VT

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2012

VEHICLE MAKE: Volkswagen

VEHICLE MODEL: Bug

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: Moderate front end damage

INJURIES: none

 

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH:

 

On the afternoon of 12-10-16, State Police were dispatched to a single vehicle that had struck a guardrail on Interstate 91 near mile marker 146 North. Upon arrival Troopers were able to determine that Powers had left the roadway, where he struck the guardrail, before coming back onto the roadway. The vehicle was towed due to disabling damage. 

 

 

Trooper Sean Pecuch

Vermont State Police

“B” Troop – St. Johnsbury

1068 U.S. Route 5; Ste. 1

St. Johnsbury, VT 05819

 

PH: 802-748-3111

FX: 802-748-1585

 

sean.pecuch@vermont.gov