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May 29, 2017

VSP ST. Johnsbury / Motor Vehicle Crash

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

 

CASE#: 17A402708                                          

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Richard Ostrout

STATION: VSP ST. Johnsbury                      

CONTACT#: 802-222-4680

 

DATE/TIME: 05/26/17 @ 0909 hrs.

STREET: Interstate 91

TOWN: Barnet, VT

LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS: Exit 18

INTERSTATE MILE MARKER: 119 Southbound

WEATHER: Cloudy/light rain

ROAD CONDITIONS: wet

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: James Dewing

AGE: 49   

SEAT BELT? Y

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Newport, VT

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2013

VEHICLE MAKE: Chrysler

VEHICLE MODEL: 200

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: Moderate

INJURIES: None

HOSPITAL: N/A

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH:

 

On 05/26/17, at 0909 hours, the Vermont State Police St. Johnsbury received a

report of a single, motor vehicle collision on Interstate 91, in the Town of

Barnet, VT.

 

Operator James Dewing was traveling south on Interstate 91, near mile marker

119, when he lost control of his vehicle on the wet pavement and struck the

guardrails. Weather conditions may have contributed to the crash. Barnet and

Monroe Fire Departments responded to the scene. No injuries reported.