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January 18, 2017

VSP Press release; Crash in Bradford, VT on 01/16/17

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

 

CASE#: 17A400301                                                          

TROOPER: Powers

STATION: Saint Johnsbury                           

CONTACT#: 802-222-4680

 

DATE/TIME: 01/16/17 @ 2247 hours

STREET: Interstate 91 North

TOWN: Bradford

LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS:

INTERSTATE MILE MARKER: 97

WEATHER: Snow             

ROAD CONDITIONS: Snow

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Micah Lawson

AGE:  17    

SEAT BELT? Y

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Irasburg, VT

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2016

VEHICLE MAKE: GMC

VEHICLE MODEL: Truck

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: Moderate front end damage

INJURIES: None

HOSPITAL: N/A

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH:

Vermont State Police received a report of a single vehicle crash on Interstate 91 northbound near mile marker 97 in the town of Bradford, VT. The operator, Micah Lawson advised as he was traveling on Interstate 91 a deer jumped in front of his path of travel and he subsequently crashed into it.

 

COURT ACTION: No