STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE
MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH
DATE/TIME March 10, 2017, at approximately 1500 hours.
LOCATION: VT RT 144, 1/4 mile west of Hortonia Rd., Hubbardton, VT
OPERATOR: Richard Buxton
SEAT BELT? No
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Orwell, VT
DESCRIPTION OF VEHICLE: 2002 Buick Century
DAMAGE TO VEHICLE: Totaled
HOSPITAL: Rutland Regional Medical Center
WEATHER: 30 Degrees, overcast
ROAD COND: Dry
SUMMARY OF CRASH:
On March 10, 2017 at approximately 1500 hours, Troopers from the Rutland Vermont State Police barracks responded to a single vehicle motor vehicle crash located on VT RT 144, approximately 1/4 mile west of Hortonia Rd. in Hubbardton, Vermont. Investigation found that Vehicle #1 was travelling west on VT RT 144, when the vehicle left the right side of the roadway and impacted several trees, and rolled over onto its passenger side. Buxton was transported to Rutland Regional Medical Center. Troopers were assisted on scene by the Benson Fire Department, Fair Haven Rescue Squad, Castleton Fire Department, and Hubbardton Fire Department.
Anyone with information pertaining to the crash is asked to contact the Rutland Vermont State Police at 802-773-9101.