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April 3, 2017

St. Johnsbury Barracks/ Single Vehicle Crash Memorial Drive

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

 

CASE#: 17A401528                                                          

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Sean Pecuch

STATION: VSP - St. Johnsbury                                     

CONTACT#: 748-3111

 

DATE/TIME: 03-25-17/0800

STREET: Memorial Drive

TOWN: St. Johnsbury

LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS: Pierce

INTERSTATE MILE MARKER:

WEATHER: clear               

ROAD CONDITIONS:

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Hunter Poginy

AGE: 19    

SEAT BELT? Y

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Lyndonville, VT

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2008

VEHICLE MAKE: Chevy

VEHICLE MODEL: Cobalt

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: Heavy Front end damage

INJURIES: None

HOSPITAL: N/A

 

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH:

 

On the early morning of 03-15-17, State Police responded to a single vehicle crash on Memorial Drive near Pierce Road. Upon arrival, Vehicle 1 had heavy damage to the front of the vehicle from colliding with the guard rail. There were no injuries reported, both occupants were wearing their seatbelts. Investigation revealed that Vehicle 1 was traveling South on Memorial Drive when it left the edge of the roadway, before coming back onto the roadway and crossing the center line where it collided with the guardrail. The operator was issued a VCVC for driving with a suspended license. Vehicle 1 was towed from the scene due to disabling damage.

 

Trooper Sean Pecuch

Vermont State Police

“A” Troop – St. Johnsbury

1068 U.S. Route 5; Ste. 1

St. Johnsbury, VT 05819

 

PH: 802-748-3111

FX: 802-748-1585

 

sean.pecuch@vermont.gov