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January 11, 2017

Press Release / VSP-Rutland / Motor Vehicle Crash / Clarendon, VT / 17B400210 / January 11, 2017

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

 

CASE#:  17B400210                                          

TROOPER: Dambrackas

STATION: Rutland                           

CONTACT#: 802-773-9101

 

DATE/TIME: 1/11/2017 1737 hours

STREET: Walker Mountain Road

TOWN: Clarendon

LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS: Residence 4696

INTERSTATE MILE MARKER: N/A

WEATHER: Clear              

ROAD CONDITIONS: Wet Blacktop

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Sarah Carleton

AGE: 54     

SEAT BELT? Yes

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: West Rutland, VT

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2001

VEHICLE MAKE: Honda 

VEHICLE MODEL: CRV

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: Front-end       

INJURIES: Bruised knee, superficial facial abrasions

HOSPITAL: Rutland Regional Medical Center

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH:

 

On 1/11/2017 at approximately 1737 hours, Vermont State Police were advised of a single vehicle crash on Walker Mountain Road, in Clarendon, with injuries. Clarendon Volunteer Fire Department was dispatched to the scene as well.

 

It was found that Sarah Carleton, age 54, of West Rutland, Vermont, had been operating her 2001 Honda CRV southbound on Walker Mountain Road. It was found that Carleton had started going off of the shoulder of the roadway, and then overcorrected the vehicle, causing her to cross the northbound lane of travel and crash into a stone wall off of the opposite shoulder of the roadway.

 

Carleton suffered superficial abrasions to her face, and a bruised knee as result of the impact. Carleton was transported to Rutland Regional Medical Center to further evaluate the injuries sustained from the crash.

 

PBT%: N/A

LODGED - LOCATION: N/A          

BAIL: N/A

MUG SHOT: No

COURT ACTION: No

COURT: N/A

COURT DATE/TIME: N/A

 

Tpr. Jesse Dambrackas

Vermont State Police

Rutland Barracks

124 State Place

Rutland, VT 05701