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May 15, 2017

St Johnsbury Barracks/ Crash

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

 

CASE#: 17A402491                          

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Matt Tarricone

STATION: St. Johnsbury               

CONTACT#: 802-748-3111

 

DATE/TIME: 5/15/17 approximately 1712 hours

STREET: RT 5

TOWN: West Burke

LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS: RT 5 and Rt 5A Intersection

WEATHER: Clear

ROAD CONDITIONS: Dry

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Ariana Roberge

AGE: 34   

SEAT BELT? Yes

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Danville, VT

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2017

VEHICLE MAKE: GMC

VEHICLE MODEL: Truck

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: Moderate front end damage

INJURIES: non-incapacitating

HOSPITAL: NVRH

 

VEHICLE #2

OPERATOR: Evelyn Franz

AGE: 65   

SEAT BELT? Yes

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: West Burke, VT

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2014

VEHICLE MAKE: Ford

VEHICLE MODEL: Fiesta

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #2: Major front end damage

INJURIES: non-incapacitating

HOSPITAL: NVRH

 

 

 

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH: On the attached date and time Vermont State Police were

dispatched to a report of a two vehicle crash at the intersection of US Rt 5 and

US RT 5A in West Burke, VT. After investigation it was determined that vehicle

#1 was traveling north on US Rt 5 at a high rate of speed when it collided with

vehicle #2 which was turning left off of US RT 5A onto US RT 5.  Vehicle #1

sustained moderate damage to the front end.  Vehicle #2 sustained major damage

to the front end.  Both operators were taken to NVRH for their

non-incapacitating injuries.