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May 16, 2017

ST. JOHNSBURY BARRACKS / CRASH

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

 

CASE#: 17A402471                                                          

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Tpr. Jason Danielsen

STATION: St. Johnsbury                                

CONTACT#: (802) 748-3111

 

DATE/TIME: 5/14/2017 at approximately 0903 hours

STREET: South Wheelock Road

TOWN: Lyndonville

LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS: McGoff Hill Road

INTERSTATE MILE MARKER: N/A

WEATHER: Raining          

ROAD CONDITIONS: Wet

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Justin Cortes

AGE: 21     

SEAT BELT? Yes

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Easton, CT

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2008

VEHICLE MAKE: Subaru

VEHICLE MODEL: Forester

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: Substantial

INJURIES: None

HOSPITAL: N/A

 

VEHICLE #2

OPERATOR: Danny Dittner

AGE: 48     

SEAT BELT? Yes

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Island Pond, VT

 

VEHICLE YEAR: Kia

VEHICLE MAKE: Rio

VEHICLE MODEL: 2004

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #2: Minor

INJURIES: None

HOSPITAL: N/A

 

 

 

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH: On 5/14/2017, at approximately 0903 hours, Vermont State

Troopers were dispatched to a two vehicle crash at the intersection of McGoff

Hill Road and South Wheelock Road in Lyndonville, VT. Investigation revealed

that Justin Cortes (21) failed to stop at the intersection of Chamberlain Bridge

and South Wheelock Road causing him to strike Danny Dittner's (48) vehicle

before leaving the roadway as a result of the collision. Cortes was issued a

VCVC for Title 23 VSA 1048(b).

 

 

 

 

Vermont Civil Violation Complaint 3075718 T23 VSA 1048(b) Failure to Stop

LODGED - LOCATION: N/A           

BAIL: N/A

MUG SHOT: N/A

COURT ACTION: N/A

COURT: N/A

COURT DATE/TIME: N/A

 

 

 

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