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February 12, 2017

PRESS RELEASE//02/12/17 - MV COLLISIONS// VSP WILLISTON

STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE


PRESS RELEASE
MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Sgt. R.J. Lucas
STATION: VSP Williston  
CONTACT#: 802-878-7111


DATE/TIME: 02/12/17 from 0600 hours to Present-time
TOWN: Greater Chittenden and Lamoille Counties
WEATHER: Significant snow
ROAD CONDITIONS: Snow and hard packed snow/ice


SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:
On 02/12/17, Vermont State Police Williston Troopers responded to numerous motor vehicle related calls for service within the greater Chittenden and Lamoille Counties. 

In total, Williston Troopers responded to (23) motor vehicle related incidences to include numerous multi-vehicle collisions on Interstate 89 between Exit's 12 (Williston) and 16 (Colchester). These calls for service stemmed from significant winter weather & deteriorated road conditions and resulted in no serious/life threatening injuries. 

State Police continue to ask motorists to reduce their speed and allow for additional travel time during inclement weather.