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March 22, 2017

St. Johnsbury Barracks / Motor Vehicle Crash

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

 

CASE#: 17A401466                             

CORPORAL: C. Schulze

STATION: St. Johnsbury                                  

CONTACT#: 802-222-4680

 

DATE/TIME: 03/22/17  0850

STREET: Interstate 91 South

TOWN: Ryegate

INTERSTATE MILE MARKER: 113/70

WEATHER: Cloudy      

ROAD CONDITIONS: Slush/Ice

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Cynthia Halsey

AGE: 61

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Stark, NH

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2002

VEHICLE MAKE: Jeep

VEHICLE MODEL: Wrangler

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: Totaled

INJURIES: Head and torso

HOSPITAL: Cottage

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH:

On 03/22/17, the State Police responded to a single vehicle crash on Interstate

91 in Ryegate. Members of the Ryegate Fire Department and Woodsville Ambulance

responded as well.

 

Cynthia Halsey was traveling southbound when she lost control of her vehicle due

to slush/ice on the roadway. The vehicle traveled sideways off the roadway and

into the median. The vehicle rolled over several times and Cynthia Halsey was

ejected.

 

Cynthia Halsey was transported to Cottage Hospital.

 

Investigation is ongoing, anyone who witnessed the crash is asked to call the

State Police at 802-222-4680.