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February 10, 2019

DERBY BARRACKS / DEATH INVESTIGATION

VSP News Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 19A500576

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Detective Trooper Marie Beland                

STATION: Derby Barracks               

CONTACT#: (802)334-8881

 

DATE/TIME: 02/10/2019 at approximately 1245 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: Jay Peak Ski Resort, 830 Jay Peak Road, Jay, Vermont

VIOLATION:

 

VICTIM: Bruce Charron

AGE: 68

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: West Montreal, QC

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

 

On 02/10/19, at approximately 1245 hours Vermont  State Police received a report

of a seriously injured skier at Jay Peak Resort.

 

Further investigation determined that Bruce Charron, 68, of West Montreal, QC

reportedly lost a ski prior to striking trees along the edge of the trail.

Charron was immediately attended to by emergency responders and extricated from

the scene by Jay Peak Ski Patrol. He later succumbed to his injuries and was

pronounced deceased at Jay Peak Ski Resort.

 

This incident is still under investigation and anyone with information is asked

to call Vermont State Police Derby Barracks at (802)334-8881.

 

 

COURT ACTION: N/A

COURT DATE/TIME: N/A           

COURT: N/A

LODGED - LOCATION: N/A     

BAIL: N/A

MUG SHOT: N/A

 

 

 

 

*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.

 

Detective Trooper Marie Beland

Vermont State Police

Derby Barracks

35 Crawford Road

Derby, Vermont 05829

(802)334-8881

Marie.Beland@Vermont.gov