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March 25, 2017

Rutland Barracks / Motor Vehicle Crash

 

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

 

CASE#: 17B401709                                                          

TROOPER RANK / FULL NAME: Trooper Shawn Sommers

STATION: Rutland                             

CONTACT#: 802-773-9101

 

DATE/TIME: March 25, 2017 / 1300 hours

STREET: 2198 Shunpike Road

TOWN: Mount Holly

LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS: 1 mile west of Lake Ninivah Road

INTERSTATE MILE MARKER: Not Applicable

WEATHER: Snowy, Wet    

ROAD CONDITIONS: Dirt road, Snow covered

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Ashley Brown

AGE: 33    

SEAT BELT? Y

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Mount Holly, VERMONT

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2004

VEHICLE MAKE: CHEVROLET

VEHICLE MODEL: SUBURBAN

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: MODERATE FRONT END DAMAGE

INJURIES: OPERATOR RIGHT ANKLE DISLOCATION

HOSPITAL: RUTLAND REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH:  Troopers with the Rutland barracks were alerted by 911 of a single motor vehicle crash on Shunpike Road in Mount Holly, Vermont.  The car was reported to have made contact with a tree off the roadway.  When troopers arrived they observed the vehicle off the roadway with moderate contact damage to the front end.  The Mount Holly Fire Department was on scene prior to state police arrival. Operator of the vehicle, Ashley Brown, had been transported to Rutland Regional Medical Center for a right ankle injury that she had obtained during the crash. After speaking with the driver at the hospital and assessing the scene, it was determined that Brown had lost control of the vehicle during snowy conditions, left the roadway, and struck a tree. This crash is still under investigation by State police. Anyone with information in regards to the crash is encouraged to contact troopers of the Rutland barracks at 802-773-9101. 

 

Vermont Civil Violation Complaint ______________ T23 VSA _______

LODGED NO - LOCATION: N/A   

BAIL: N/A

MUG SHOT: N

COURT ACTION: None at this time

COURT: N/A

COURT DATE/TIME:

PBT: N/A