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March 2, 2017

Press release / State Police / Crash / 17B101231

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

 

CASE#: 17B101231                                                          

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Cpl. Brian Turner

STATION: VSP Westminster                                       

CONTACT#: 802-722-4600

 

DATE/TIME: 3-2-17

STREET: Turkey Mountain Road

TOWN: Jamaica

LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS: VT Route 30

INTERSTATE MILE MARKER: N/A

WEATHER: High Winds  

ROAD CONDITIONS: Muddy

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Justin Dexter

AGE: 24    

SEAT BELT? Y

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Bellows Falls, VT

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2011

VEHICLE MAKE: Ford

VEHICLE MODEL: F150

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: Extensive damage to windshield, roof and undercarriage

INJURIES: None

HOSPITAL: N/A

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH:

 

A Schwans delivery truck was traveling west on Turkey Mountain Road when a very large tree fell onto the roadway and landed on top of the truck. Power lines were brought down as well and the road was completely blocked.  The cab and windshield was caved in but the driver was uninjured.    

 

Cpl. Brian Turner

Vermont State Police

Westminster Barracks

1330 Westminster Heights Road

Westminster, VT 05158

(802) 722-4600