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May 13, 2017

St Johnsbury/ Single Vehicle Crash

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

 

CASE#:  17A402437                                         

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Jason Schlesinger

STATION:             St Johnsbury                     

CONTACT#: 748-3111

 

DATE/TIME: 5/13/17 / 0102 hours

STREET: 3611 Bayley Hazen Rd

TOWN: Peacham

LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS: junction Slack Rd

INTERSTATE MILE MARKER:

WEATHER:           Good

ROAD CONDITIONS: Good

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Bruce Broome

AGE: 31    

SEAT BELT? N

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Concord, VT

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2009

VEHICLE MAKE: Ford

VEHICLE MODEL: Focus

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: Substantial Front End damage

INJURIES: Possible life threatening

HOSPITAL: (IDENTIFY) NVRH/DHMC

 

 

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH:

On 5/13/17 at approximately 0102 hours Troopers from St Johnsbury, along with CALEX Ambulance, Peacham and Danville Fire Departments responded to a single vehicle crash with reported entrapment. Upon arriving at the scene the Fire Departments were able to free the operator  from the vehicle. The vehicle struck a tree off the roadway, head on. Broome was transported to NVRH and then to DHMC with possible life threatening injuries. This crash continues to be investigated, but alcohol appears to be a factor.

 

 

 

Vermont Civil Violation Complaint ______________ T23 VSA _______

LODGED - LOCATION:     N/A

BAIL: N/A

MUG SHOT: Y/N

COURT ACTION: Y/N

COURT:

COURT DATE/TIME: N/A

 

 

 

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