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January 4, 2017

Press Release / Vermont State Police / MV Collision / 17A400072

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

 

CASE#:  17A400072                                         

TROOPER: Richard Ostrout

STATION: VSP St. Johnbury                        

CONTACT#: 802-222-4680

 

DATE/TIME: 01/04/17 @ 0915 hrs.

STREET: Interstate 91

TOWN: Thetford, VT

INTERSTATE MILE MARKER: 84.6 NB

WEATHER: Cloudy

ROAD CONDITIONS: Slush and ice

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Christopher Lynde

AGE: 31    

SEAT BELT? Y

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: West Lebanon, NH

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2003

VEHICLE MAKE: Subaru

VEHICLE MODEL: Legacy

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: Roof, Windshield

INJURIES: None

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH:

 

On 01/04/17, at approximately 0915 hours, the Vermont State Police received a

report of a single motor vehicle collision on Interstate 91 near exit 14 in the

Town of Thetford, VT.

 

Operator Christopher Lynde and his three passengers were traveling north on the

Thetford northbound on-ramp when he lost control of his vehicle and overturned

in the median. No injuries were reported and Lynde's vehicle was considered

totaled. The slush and ice covered roadway was a contributing factor to the

collision.