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February 2, 2017

17A100505 Press Release

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

 

CASE#:  17A100505                                         

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Brian Connor

STATION:  VSP, Williston                              

CONTACT#: 802-878-7111

 

DATE/TIME:  2/2/2017 / 0026 hrs

STREET:  VT Rte 118

TOWN: Eden

LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS:  Knowles Flat Rd.

WEATHER: cloudy

ROAD CONDITIONS: snow

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Amanda Ellingson

AGE:  46  

SEAT BELT? Y

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Montpelier, VT

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2012

VEHICLE MAKE: Toyota

VEHICLE MODEL: Yaris

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: front end damage

INJURIES: no injuries

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH:

On 2/2/2017 at approximately 0026 hrs Vermont State Police were called to a report of a vehicle off the road on VT Rte 118 in the town of Eden.   The operator was identified as Amanda Ellingson. 

Investigation determined Ellingson had been operating the vehicle under the influence of alcohol.  She was arrested for DUI and was processed at the Morristown Police Dept.  Ellingson was issued a citation to appear in Lamoille Superior Court on 2/22/2017. 

 

PBT%: .205%

LODGED - LOCATION: n/a

BAIL: n/a

MUG SHOT: unavailable at the time of this release

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT: Lamoille Superior Court

COURT DATE/TIME: 02/22/2017     1230 hours     

 

 

*Please note:  court date and time are subject to change at the discretion of

the court. Please call the criminal court clerk to confirm arraignment time.

 

 

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Trooper Brian Connor

Vermont State Police

Troop A - Williston Barracks

(802) 878-7111