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August 4, 2017

WILLISTON BARRACKS/ DUI #1

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

 

CASE#:  17A103499                         

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Bradley Miller

STATION: Williston                          

CONTACT#: 802-878-7111

 

DATE/TIME: 8/4/2017

STREET: Interstae 89S

TOWN: Colchester

LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS: Exit 17

INTERSTATE MILE MARKER: 98

WEATHER: Foggy

ROAD CONDITIONS: Dry

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: John Lara

AGE: 27

SEAT BELT? Yes

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Williamstown, VT

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 1996

VEHICLE MAKE: Ford

VEHICLE MODEL: Thunderbird

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: non-disabling damage

INJURIES: non-incapacitating

HOSPITAL: University of Vermont Medical Center 

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH: On 8/4/2017 at approximately 0351 hours, Vermont State Police received multiple reports of a vehicle off the roadway of Interstate 89N. When Troopers arrived on scene the operator, later identified as John Lara, had been transported from the scene by EMS for further evaluations. 


Further investigation found that Lara had been operating the vehicle while under the influence of alcohol. Lara was placed under arrest and transported to the Williston State Police Barracks for processing. Lara was later released with a citation to appear before Chittenden Superior Court for the charge of DUI #1.


LODGED - LOCATION: no              

MUG SHOT: Yes

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT: Chittenden

COURT DATE/TIME: 08/24/2017     0830 hours   

 

*Please note:  court date and time are subject to change at the discretion of

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

 


Trooper Bradley Miller

Vermont State Police Williston

2777 St. George Road

Williston, Vermont 05495

(802) 878-7111