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August 5, 2017

SHAFTSBURY BARRACKS/ CRASH

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

 

CASE#: 17B302580                                          

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper T Stange

STATION: Shaftsbury                                    

CONTACT#: 802-442-5421

 

DATE/TIME: 08/05/17 at approximately 1815 hours

STREET: 856 Shaftsbury Hollow Road

TOWN: Shaftsbury

LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS:

INTERSTATE MILE MARKER:

WEATHER: Clear              

ROAD CONDITIONS: dry dirt/gravel

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Beth Thompson

AGE: 45     

SEAT BELT? Y

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Shaftsbury

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2016       

VEHICLE MAKE: Toyota

VEHICLE MODEL: 4Runner

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: totaled

INJURIES: minor injuries to head and neck area

HOSPITAL: SVMC

 

VEHICLE #2

OPERATOR: Ryan Buell

AGE: 28     

SEAT BELT? Y

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Shaftsbury

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2002

VEHICLE MAKE: Chevrolet

VEHICLE MODEL: Silverado

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #2: moderate front end damage

INJURIES: minor head injuries

HOSPITAL: SVMC

 

 

 

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH: On 08/05/17 at approximately 1830 hours Troopers responded to a two vehicle crash on Shaftsbury Hollow Road in Shaftsbury. Upon arrival it was discovered that the two vehicles had crashed head on. Shaftsbury Fire and Rescue were already on scene tending to the persons involved. Additional rescue units from Bennington and Pownal were requested as there were several passengers that required transport. All passengers and both operators were transported to SVMC for further evaluation. Vehicle #1 included two young children as passengers. All injuries appeared to be minor.

 

Vehicle #1 sustained heavy totaling damage and vehicle #2 sustained moderate front end damage. Details of the crash are still under investigation. No charges are pending at this time.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Vermont Civil Violation Complaint ______________ T23 VSA _______

LODGED - LOCATION:    

BAIL:

MUG SHOT: Y/N

COURT ACTION: Y/N

COURT:

COURT DATE/TIME:

 

 

 

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