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February 19, 2017

Press Release / VSP Rutland / 17B401021 / Mount Holly / Snowmobile Crash / 2-18-2017

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

 

CASE#: 17B401021                                      

TROOPER: Gardner

STATION: Rutland                           

CONTACT#: (802) 773-9101

 

DATE/TIME: February 18, 2017 at approximately 1321 hours

STREET: Shunpike Road

TOWN: Mount Holly

LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS: Lake Ninevah Road

INTERSTATE MILE MARKER: N/A

WEATHER:  Cloudy

ROAD CONDITIONS: Snowmobile trail on private property

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Kerri L. Meagher

AGE:  37   

SEAT BELT? N/A

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Patchogue, New York

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2008

VEHICLE MAKE: Yamaha

VEHICLE MODEL: Snowmobile

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: Windshield

INJURIES: Lacerations and abrasions to her head

HOSPITAL: Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH:

On February 18, 2017, at approximately 1321 hours, the Vermont State Police, Mount Holly Volunteer Rescue, Ludlow Rescue and Mount Holly Fire Department responded to a snowmobile crash on Shunpike Road in the Town of Mount Holly, Vermont.

Investigation revealed that the operator was operating a snowmobile on private property when she had traveled off the trail and struck a tree. The operator was identified as Kerri L. Meagher. Meagher was airlifted to Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center by DHART due to injuries sustained in the crash. Meagher was not wearing a helmet at the time of the crash.

 

PBT%: N/A

Vermont Civil Violation Complaint: N/A

LODGED - LOCATION: N/A

BAIL: N/A

MUG SHOT: N/A

COURT ACTION: N/A

COURT: N/A

COURT DATE/TIME: N/A  

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