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May 8, 2017

MIDDLESEX BARRACKS / COMMERCIAL MV CRASH

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

PRESS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

CASE#: 17A301877                                                           

TROOPER RANK / FULL NAME: TROOPER ISAAC MERRIAM

STATION: MIDDLESEX                                 

CONTACT#: 802-229-9191

DATE/TIME: May 8, 2017, 2017 / 0520 hours

STREET: Interstate 89 northbound

TOWN: Berlin

LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS: 1/10 mile north of Exit 7 on ramp

INTERSTATE MILE MARKER: 50.7

WEATHER: Cloudy, Dry     

ROAD CONDITIONS: Blacktop, Clear

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: UZO G. NWOKO

AGE: 45  

SEAT BELT? Y

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: LYNN, MASSACHUSETTS

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2017

VEHICLE MAKE: FREIGHTLINER

VEHICLE MODEL: M2 BOX TRUCK

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: FRONT DAMAGE, RIGHT FRONT DAMAGE, LEFT FRONT DAMAGE, LEFT SIDE DAMAGE, UNDERCARRIAGE DAMAGE

INJURIES: NONE

HOSPITAL: NO TRANSPORT

SUMMARY OF CRASH:  On May 8th 2017, at approximately 0520 hours, I responded to a single commercial vehicle crash on Interstate 89 Northbound, in the Town of Berlin, Vermont. The operator failed to maintain his lane of travel, lost control of the commercial vehicle, and overturned on the east side of Interstate 89 north. The Berlin Fire Department and The Department of Motor Vehicles responded to the scene to assist with the crash. There were no injuries.

 

Vermont Civil Violation Complaint: Failure to Maintain Lane of Travel - T23 VSA 1038

LODGED NO - LOCATION: N/A   

BAIL: N/A

MUG SHOT: N

COURT ACTION: None

COURT: N/A

COURT DATE/TIME:

PBT: N/A

 

Trooper Isaac W. Merriam

Vermont State Police

Troop A-Middlesex Barracks

1080 U.S. Route 2

Middlesex, VT 05602