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July 4, 2017

New Haven Barracks / Motor Vehicle Crash *Update*

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE **Update**

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

 

CASE#: 17B502236                                                          

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Joshua Gurwicz

STATION: New Haven Barracks                                 

CONTACT#: 802-388-4919

 

DATE/TIME: July 3, 2017

STREET: Vermont Route 125

TOWN: Bridport

LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS: Basin Harbor Road

WEATHER: Cloudy           

ROAD CONDITIONS: Dry

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Katherine Kandzior

AGE: 16    

SEAT BELT: Y

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Ferrisburgh, VT

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2006

VEHICLE MAKE: Toyota

VEHICLE MODEL: Camry

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: Extensive Drivers Side Front End Damage

INJURIES: Yes

HOSPITAL: Porter Hospital

 

VEHICLE #2

OPERATOR: Lloyd Boyea

AGE: 47    

SEAT BELT: N/A

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Orwell, VT

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2002

VEHICLE MAKE: Harley Davidson

VEHICLE MODEL: MC

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: Extensive, Believed to be a Total Loss

INJURIES: Yes

HOSPITAL: University of Vermont Medical Center

 

 

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH:

 

On July 3, 2017 at approximately 1427 hours, Troopers from the New Haven

Barracks were dispatched to a two vehicle crash involving a car and motorcycle

on VT RT 125 at the intersection with Basin Harbor Road in the Town of

Bridport. Upon further investigation it was learned that the car operated by Kandzior,

was traveling north on Basin Harbor Road and stopped at the intersection with VT RT 125 according  

to statements  made by the operator. Kandzior proceeded to travel north on Basin Harbor Road crossing

at the  intersection with VT RT 125. The motorcycle operated by Boyea, was travelling east on VT RT 125 and made

contact with Kandzior’s vehicle on VT RT 125. Boyea was transported to UVM Medical Center for

evaluation and treatment and Kandzior was transported to Porter Hospital for evaluation and treatment.

The Vermont State Police were assisted by members of Middlebury  Rescue and Bridport FD.

 

On 07/04/2017, Troopers from the New Haven Barracks were notified that the operator of the motorcycle,

Boyea, was pronounced deceased at UVM Medical Center as a result of the motor vehicle crash. This motor

vehicle crash is still under investigation, anyone with information regarding this vehicle crash is asked to

contact Trooper Gurwicz at the New Haven Barracks.

 

 

 

Criminal Action: N/A

Vermont Civil Violation Complaint: pending further investigation

LODGED - LOCATION: N/A          

BAIL: N/A

MUG SHOT: N - unavailable

COURT ACTION: N/A

COURT: N/A

COURT DATE/TIME: N/A    

 

 

 

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the court. Please call the criminal court clerk to confirm arraignment time.