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May 6, 2017

ROYALTON BARRACKS / MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH / I-89 / BETHEL / NO INJURIES

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

 

CASE#:                  17B201877                          

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME:     Trooper Joseph Pregent

STATION:             Royalton                             

CONTACT#:        234-9933

 

DATE/TIME:        5-6-17 / 7:35AM

STREET:                Interstate 89 South

TOWN:                 Bethel

INTERSTATE MILE MARKER:         24/95

WEATHER:                           Raining

ROAD CONDITIONS:       Wet with standing water

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR:        Sam Laguerre

AGE:                      41  

SEAT BELT?         Yes

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE:         Montreal, QC

 

VEHICLE YEAR:   2012

VEHICLE MAKE: Honda

VEHICLE MODEL:              Civic

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: Front end

INJURIES:            No

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH:

 

On May 6, 2017 at 7:39AM Vermont State Police received a report of a one car motor vehicle crash with possible injuries which had just occurred on Interstate 89 south near mile marker 24/95 in the Town of Bethel.

 

Based on the initial investigation the road conditions at the time of the crash are considered to be the major factor that resulted in this crash. The Operator was wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash and was evaluated for injuries at the scene.

 

Respectfully,

 

Trooper Pregent