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January 30, 2017

Press Release/Vermont State Police/ Motor Vehicle Collision/Incident#17B500300

STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE


PRESS RELEASE
MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH


CASE#: 17B500300   
RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Tpr. Adria Pickin
STATION: New Haven  
CONTACT#: 802-388-4919


DATE/TIME: January 29, 2017/2037 hours
STREET: Delorm Road
TOWN: Leicester
LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS: Fern Lake Road
INTERSTATE MILE MARKER: N/A
WEATHER: Clear
ROAD CONDITIONS: Dry gravel/dirt


VEHICLE #1
OPERATOR: Jason Munger
AGE: 33    
SEAT BELT? Y
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Leicester


VEHICLE YEAR: 2001
VEHICLE MAKE: Ford
VEHICLE MODEL: Explorer
DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: Totaled
INJURIES: Laceration to Forehead
HOSPITAL: Porter Hospital


SUMMARY OF CRASH:

On January 29, 2017, at approximately 2037 hours, State Police were notified of a single-vehicle collision with a utility pole on Delorm Road in the Town of Leicester. State Police arrived on scene and identified the operator as Jason Munger. Munger advised that prior to the collision he was travelling southbound on Delorm Road at an unknown speed when he lost control of his vehicle and collided with a nearby utility pole. The pole subsequently collapsed causing several power outages in the area. Munger sustained a minor laceration on his forehead. Munger's vehicle was totaled as a result of the collision. Drugs nor alcohol were determined to be contributing factors in the collision.


The State Police were assisted on scene by Brandon Rescue, The Brandon Fire Department, and Green Mountain Power.


PBT%: N/A
Vermont Civil Violation Complaint: Pending
LODGED - LOCATION: N/A
BAIL: N/A
MUG SHOT: N
COURT ACTION: N



Trooper Adria C. Pickin

Vermont State Police

“C” Troop New Haven Barracks

802-388-4919 P  802-453-7918 F

adria.pickin@vermont.gov