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May 19, 2017

VSP HQ - Careless and Negligent Operation, Excessive Speed

VSP Press Release-Incident

STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE

PRESS RELEASE
       
CASE#:17A302025
RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Sgt John Helfant                            
STATION: VSP Traffic Operations                    
CONTACT#:802-522-7262

DATE/TIME:May 18, 2017 @ 1115hrs
INCIDENT LOCATION: I89 SB MM56
VIOLATION:Careless and Negligent Operation, Excessive Speed

ACCUSED: Vanessa Bean                                              
AGE:18
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: NH

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:
State Police observed Bean operating a silver Toyota Camry at 100 mph in a 65 mph zone and then 87 mph in a 55 mph construction zone on I89 SB in Middlesex and Montpelier. State Police then observed the vehicle travel through a red light after exiting I89 at Exit 8. State Police stopped the vehicle for the careless operation and excessive speed. State Police identified the operator as Bean and subsequently cited her at roadside to appear in Washington superior Court on June 29, 2017.


COURT ACTION: Y
COURT DATE/TIME:  June 29, 2017          
COURT:washington
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SSgt John Helfant
Vermont State Police
Traffic Operations
2777 St. George Rd
Williston, VT 05495
(802)522-7262