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May 11, 2018

Westminster - Crash

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

 

CASE#: 18B102767                                                           

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Cpl. Brian Turner

STATION: Westminster                                 

CONTACT#: 802-722-4600

 

DATE/TIME:5-10-18 / 1615 hours

STREET: Piper Hill Road

TOWN: Weston

LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS: Foster Road

INTERSTATE MILE MARKER: N/A

WEATHER: Clear, warm

ROAD CONDITIONS: Dry

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Amy McHugh

AGE: 57     

SEAT BELT? Y

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Mendham, NJ

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2017

VEHICLE MAKE: Infiniti

VEHICLE MODEL: Q60

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: Moderate contact damage to left front corner

INJURIES: None

HOSPITAL: N/A

 

VEHICLE #2

OPERATOR: Beverly Fonner

AGE: 78    

SEAT BELT? Y

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Palm City, FL

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2012

VEHICLE MAKE: Subaru

VEHICLE MODEL: Outback

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #2: Extensive damage to entire vehicle - totaled

INJURIES: None

HOSPITAL: N/A

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH:

 

State Police responded to a two vehicle crash on Piper Hill Road in Weston, approximately .3 miles east of Foster Road.  The two vehicles met at the crest of a hill.  Investigation revealed that vehicle #1 was slightly left of center when the collision occurred.  Vehicle #2 attempted to avoid the collision by veering right but was unsuccessful.  The left front corner of vehicle #1 contacted the left side of vehicle #2 in the area of the rear passenger door and rear tire.  Vehicle #2 veered off the right side of the road, traveled up a dirt berm and rolled onto its left side on the roadway.  Op#2 was unable to get out of the vehicle and was extricated by Weston Fire Department personnel.  No injuries were reported.   

 

Cpl. Brian Turner

Vermont State Police

Westminster Barracks

1330 Westminster Heights Rd

Westminster, VT   05158

(802)722-4600