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August 3, 2017

Rutland Barracks / Motor Vehicle Crash

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

 

CASE#: 17B404073                                     

RANK / TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Shawn Sommers

STATION: Rutland                           

CONTACT#: (802) 773-9101

 

DATE/TIME: August 3, 2017, at approximately 0500 hours

STREET: Danby Mountain Road

TOWN: Danby, Vermont

LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS: Edmunds Road

INTERSTATE MILE MARKER: N/A

WEATHER: Clear

ROAD CONDITIONS: Dry

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Isaac E. Sheldon

AGE: 27

SEAT BELT? Yes

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Ludlow, Vermont

 

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2010

VEHICLE MAKE: Ford

VEHICLE MODEL: F-150

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: Severe contact damage to vehicle front end

INJURIES: None

HOSPITAL: N/A

 

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH:

On August 3, 2017, at approximately 0500 hours, Troopers at the Vermont State Police – Rutland Barracks responded to a report of a one-vehicle crash on Danby Mountain Road in the Town of Danby, Vermont.

Initial investigation revealed that Operator #1 (Sheldon) was travelling north on Danby Mountain Road, when a deer abruptly entered the roadway. Operator #1 (Sheldon) attempted to avoid contact with said deer and struck a tree off the west side of the roadway.

There were no injuries as a result of the crash. Due to the severity of the damage, the vehicle was towed from the scene.

The Vermont State Police was assisted by Manchester Rescue.

 

Vermont Civil Violation Complaint / None

LODGED – LOCATION: N/A

BAIL: N/A

MUG SHOT: No

COURT ACTION: No

COURT: N/A

COURT DATE/TIME: N/A

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