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January 3, 2017

VSP St. Johnsbury Press Release: Single Vehicle into sign 91 S St. Johnsbury

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

PRESS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

 

CASE#: 17A400050                                          

TROOPER: Ross

STATION: VSP St. Johnsbury                       

CONTACT#: 748-3111

 

DATE/TIME: 1/3/2017 1308 hours

STREET: Interstate 91 South

TOWN: St. Johnsbury

LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS: Exit 19

INTERSTATE MILE MARKER: 129

WEATHER: Clear              

ROAD CONDITIONS: Good

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Jonathan Chase

AGE: 54  

SEAT BELT? Yes

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: St. Johnsbury, VT

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2015

VEHICLE MAKE: Nissan

VEHICLE MODEL: Versa

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: Front End

INJURIES: None

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH:

 

On January 3,2017, at 1308 hours, the Vermont State Police were notified of a single car crash in St. Johnsbury, VT on Interstate 91 south between exits 20 and 19.  Upon arrival, the vehicle was off of the travel lanes shoulder. Investigation revealed Vehicle 1, heading south on Route I91, crossed the white line and hit a sign as a result of Chase’s failure to maintain his lane of travel. There were no injuries.

The Vehicle sustained Damage to the Drivers side front and rear end.

 

COURT ACTION: None

 

 

Trooper Casey Ross

Vermont State Police

“A” Troop – St. Johnsbury

1068 U.S. Route 5; Ste. 1

Saint Johnsbury, VT 05819

PH: (802) 748-3111

FX: (802) 748-1585

 

Email: casey.ross@vermont.gov