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April 16, 2017

Derby Barracks/LSA

VSP Press Release-Incident

STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE

PRESS RELEASE


       
CASE#: 17A501502 
RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Marie Beland                            
STATION: Derby Barracks                     
CONTACT#: (802)334-8881


DATE/TIME: Reported on 04/16/2017 at approximately 0815 hours
INCIDENT LOCATION: IAO of Mile Marker 152.5-152.8, Interstate 91 NB, Sheffield,
Vermont

VIOLATION: Leaving Scene of an accident; Title 23 VSA 1128


ACCUSED:  Douglas W. Bailey                                             
AGE: 54
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Barton, Vermont


SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On 04/16/2017 at approximately 0815 hours, Vermont State
Police received a report of a heavily damaged vehicle that had been abandoned on
the shoulder of Interstate 91 NB, in the area of mile marker 152.8, Sheffield,
Vermont. Investigation revealed that the vehicle had sustained this damage from
multiple collisions with wire guard rails and posts in the area. The vehicle was
subsequently abandoned roadside, and the collisions and property damage were not reported by the operator, identified as Douglas W. Bailey, 54, of Barton, Vermont. Bailey was cited to appear in Caledonia County Superior Court, Criminal Division on
06/12/2017 at 0800 hours to answer to the charge of Leaving the scene of an
accident - a violation of Title 23 VSA 1128.


COURT ACTION: Y
COURT DATE/TIME: 06/12/2017          
COURT: Caledonia County
LODGED - LOCATION: N/A     
BAIL: N/A
MUG SHOT: NOT AVAILABLE
PBT: NOT APPLICABLE


*Please note:  court date and time are subject to change at the discretion of
the court. Please call the criminal court clerk to confirm arraignment time.



Trooper Marie Beland
Vermont State Police - Derby
35 Crawford Rd
Derby, VT 05829
W: 802-334-8881
Fax: 802-334-4740