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June 13, 2018

Westminster Barracks/Crash/06/13/2018

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

 

CASE#: 18B103483                                                          

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Zachary Gauthier

STATION: Westminster                                

CONTACT#: 802-722-4600

 

DATE/TIME: 06/13/2018 @ 1644 hours

STREET: Interstate 91 south

TOWN: Springfield

INTERSTATE MILE MARKER: mile marker 41

WEATHER: warm and cloudy      

ROAD CONDITIONS: normal

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR:Vincent Melendez

AGE: 53     

SEAT BELT? Y

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Greenfield, MA

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2018

VEHICLE MAKE: Nissan

VEHICLE MODEL: Frontier

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: Totaled

INJURIES: minor injuries

HOSPITAL: Springfield Hospital

 

 

 

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH:

 

On 06/13/2018, at approximately 1644 hours, the Vermont State Police, responded to a single vehicle crash, on Interstate 91 south, near mile marker 41, in the Town of Springfield. Investigation revealed that the operator appeared to have fallen asleep causing him to leave his lane of travel and crash into a guardrail. The operator sustained minor injuries and was transported to the Springfield Hospital. The Springfield Fire Department assisted at the crash scene.

 

 

 

 

 

*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 Zachary Gauthier  #524

Vermont State Police - Westminster Barracks 

Mailing address: 1330 Westminster Heights Rd. Putney VT. 05346

Physical address: 1330 Westminster Heights Rd. Westminster VT. 05158

Tel. (802) 722-4600  

Fax. (802) 722-4690

Zachary.Gauthier@Vermont.gov