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August 4, 2018

Westminster Barracks / Crash

STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE

PRESS RELEASE
MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

CASE#: 18B104691
RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Matthew Steeves
STATION: Westminster
CONTACT#: 722-4600

DATE/TIME: 080418 1311 hours 
STREET: Route 11
TOWN: Londonderry
LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS: Derry Woods Rd
INTERSTATE MILE MARKER:
WEATHER: Cloudy
ROAD CONDITIONS: Dry

VEHICLE #1 
OPERATOR: Kristie Wikane
AGE: 37      
SEAT BELT? Y
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Stone Ridge, NY

VEHICLE YEAR: 2005
VEHICLE MAKE: Pontiac
VEHICLE MODEL: Vibe
DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: Total
INJURIES: No
HOSPITAL: (IDENTIFY)


SUMMARY OF CRASH: Wikane was traveling west on Route 11 when she drifted off the north side of the road due to falling asleep. Wikane awoke and attempted to correct her vehicle back onto the pavement but over corrected and lost control of the vehicle, crashing into an embankment on the east side of the road, causing her vehicle to overturn.