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April 12, 2017

Vermont State Police/Press Release/17A401761/LSA, DLS, MV Crash

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

PRESS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

 

CASE#:  17A401761                                         

TROOPER: Schlesinger

STATION: VSP-St Johnsbury                                       

CONTACT#: 802-748-3111

                             

DATE/TIME: 4/7/17 / 0003 hours

STREET: Route 2

TOWN: Lunenburg

LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS: Junction with Baptist Hill Road

INTERSTATE MILE MARKER:

WEATHER: Clear              

ROAD CONDITIONS: damp

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Jonathon Fuller

AGE:  30   

SEAT BELT? N

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Lunenburg, VT

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2008

VEHICLE MAKE: Chevrolet

VEHICLE MODEL: Cobalt

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: Extensive

INJURIES: Minor

HOSPITAL: N/A

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH:

 

On 4/7/17 at approximately 0003 hours Troopers responded to a single vehicle crash on Route 2 in Lunenburg, VT. A witness stated that a single vehicle collided with a telephone pole and ran off on foot. Upon arriving at the scene Troopers met with Lunenburg Fire Department and stated that there was no operator at the scene. The vehicle had come to rest against a telephone pole, snapping it in half. The vehicle sustained significant damage to the left side. Troopers later met with Jonathan Fuller who stated that he was the only occupant, and operator of the vehicle. Fuller stated he sustained minor injuries in the crash. Fuller was charged with Leaving the Scene of an Accident and Driving with a Criminally Suspended License. Fuller will appear in Essex County Superior Court on 5/16/17 to answer the charges.

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT DATE: 5/16/17                   

COURT: Essex

LODGED - LOCATION:     N/A

BAIL: N/A

MUG SHOT: N

 

 

Trooper Jason Schlesinger

Vermont State Police

1068 US Route 5, Suite 1

St Johnsbury, VT 05819

(802) 748-3111