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February 6, 2017

DUI Crash (Underhill) Press Release

 STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE

PRESS RELEASE
MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

CASE#: 17A100552
TROOPER: J. Wagner
STATION: Williston
CONTACT#: 802-878-7111

DATE/TIME: 2/5/17 at approximately 0351 hours
STREET: North Underhill Station Rd.
TOWN: Underhill 
LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS: Box #27
WEATHER: Clear
ROAD CONDITIONS: Clear

VEHICLE #1 
OPERATOR: Avery Blaisdell
AGE: 21
SEAT BELT? Unknown
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Jeffersonville, Vermont

VEHICLE YEAR: 2001
VEHICLE MAKE: Ford
VEHICLE MODEL: Truck
DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: Totaled
INJURIES: Minor
HOSPITAL: UVM Medical Center

SUMMARY OF CRASH: 
On February 5, 2017 at approximately 0351 hours Vermont State Police and Underhill-Jericho Fire/Rescue were dispatched to a report of a single-vehicle rollover on North Underhill Station Rd. in Underhill. 21-year-old Avery Blaisdell of Jeffersonville was identified as the operator and sole occupant of the vehicle. Blaisdell was transported to UVM Medical Center to be treated for non-incapacitating injuries. 
Investigation revealed signs of impairment, and Blaisdell provided a preliminary breath test of .081% BAC. The crash is still under investigation and charges are pending. 

PBT: .081% BAC
LODGED – LOCATION: N/A
BAIL: N/A
MUG SHOT: N
COURT ACTION: Pending
COURT: Chittenden


Trooper Justin Wagner
Vermont State Police – Williston
2777 St. George Road
Williston, VT 05495
Phone: 802-878-7111
Fax: 802-878-2742