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July 7, 2017

Shaftsbury Barracks/ 10-50

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

 

CASE#:  17B302193                                          

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Hess

STATION: Shaftsbury                                     

CONTACT#: 442-5421

 

DATE/TIME: 7/6/17 at approximately 1448 hours

STREET: VT RT 7A

TOWN: Arlington

LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS: In front of the Dollar General

WEATHER: Cloudy

ROAD CONDITIONS: dry and clear

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Chaz Pike

AGE: 16    

SEAT BELT? N

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Arlington VT

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2002

VEHICLE MAKE: Chev

VEHICLE MODEL: truck

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: front end

INJURIES: none

 

 

VEHICLE #2

OPERATOR: Joseph Bishop

AGE: 27     

SEAT BELT? Y

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Arlington VT

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2008

VEHICLE MAKE: Pontiac

VEHICLE MODEL: G5

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #2: rear

INJURIES: minor

HOSPITAL: SVMC

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH: On 7/6/17 at approximately 1448 hours VSP responded to a report of a motor vehicle crash located on VT RT 7A within the Town of Arlington in front of the Dollar General.  Through operator and witness statements it was learned that both operators were traveling south on VT RT 7A when Op#2 stopped to turned left into the Dollar General.  Op#1 was not able to stop and rear ended V#1.  OP#2 was transported to SVMC for possibly injures by Arlington Rescue.  Arlington Fire Department responded to the scene.  Op#1 was not injured. Op#1 was issued a VCVC for Following to close.

 

Vermont Civil Violation Complaint T23 VSA _1039______

 

Trooper Travis Hess

Vermont State Police - Troop B3

96 Airport Road

Shaftsbury, Vermont 05262

Work (802)442-5421 

Fax (802)442-3263

Email Travis.Hess@vermont.gov