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February 16, 2017

Press Release/Vermont State Police-Middlesex/Case #17A300672/Crash/February 16, 2017/Brookfield

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

               

CASE#: 17A300672

TROOPER: Trooper Amber Pouliot                                                           

STATION: Middlesex Barracks                 

CONTACT#: (802)229-9191

DATE/TIME: 2/16/17 at approximately 0820 hours

LOCATION: I-89NB at MM 38, Brookfield, Vermont

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Robert Young           

AGE: 52   

SEAT BELT? Y

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE:  Loudon, NH

DESCRIPTION OF VEHICLE: 2007 Hino Box Truck

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE: Totaled

 

INJURIES

Non-Incapacitating injuries

 

WEATHER: Snowing

ROAD COND: wet with snow/ice in areas

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH:

                On the above date and time, State Police in Middlesex as well as DMV Inspectors responded to a single-vehicle collision on I-89 NB in the area of MM 38 in the town of Brookfield.  Upon arrival, the passenger of the vehicle was found to have been ejected from the vehicle and was transported to Gifford Medical Center for treatment of minor injuries.  The operator did not sustain any injuries. Based on the investigation, State Police have determined that the operator of vehicle 1 to have lost control while traveling northbound, which caused the vehicle to strike the guardrails along the travel lane, continue over the guardrails and roll. 

 

 

 

 

Trooper Amber Pouliot

Vermont State Police

1080 US Route 2,

Middlesex, VT 05602

amber.pouliot@vermont.gov

Phone: (802)229-9191

Fax: (802)229-2648