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February 20, 2024

I91 NB MM 124

State of Vermont  

Department of Public Safety  

Vermont State Police  

ST Johnsbury Barracks 

 

  

Press Release – Highway / Traffic Notification 

  

The Right Hand Lane is shut down due to Motor Vehicle Crash on I91 nb near mm 124.4 

 

This incident is expected to last until FURTHER NOTICE.  Specific details are not yet available and updates will be provided as appropriate.    

 

Motorists should expect delays in the area, or seek alternate routes.   

  

Please drive carefully.  


Mimi Serna Ginsburg

Emergency Communications Dispatcher II

VSP Williston PSAP

2777 St. George Rd

Williston, VT 05495

802-878-7111  /   PSAP Fax  802-878-3173


St. Albans Barracks // Leaving the Scene of an Accident

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

 

CASE#: 24A2001037                 

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Corporal Adam Marchand

STATION: St. Albans                                 

CONTACT#: 802-524-5993

 

DATE/TIME: 2/20/24 at approximately 13:00

STREET: RT 118

TOWN: Montgomery

LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS:  Sylvester’s Market

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Unknown

 

VEHICLE YEAR: Unknown

VEHICLE MAKE: Nissan

VEHICLE MODEL: SUV, color black

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1:  reported damage to the right rear

INJURIES: unknown

 

VEHICLE #2

OPERATOR: Jon-Thomas Kuck

AGE:      40

SEAT BELT? Y

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Eden, VT

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 1998

VEHICLE MAKE: Audi

VEHICLE MODEL: A6

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #2: reported left front

INJURIES: none

 

 

 

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH:

The Vermont State Police are investigating a report of a hit and run crash.  The vehicles involved are a silver 1998 Audi A6 and a black Nissan SUV.  This reportedly occurred on RT 118 in Montgomery near Sylvester’s Market.  The black Nissan SUV reportedly kept going on RT 118 toward Richford following the collision.  Anyone with information is encouraged to call the Vermont State Police at 802-524-5993.

 

 

St. Johnsbury Barracks / Unlawful Mischief

VSP News Release-Incident

STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE

NEWS RELEASE
       
CASE#: 24A001299
RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Elisabeth Plympton                            
STATION:  VSP St. Johnsbury                  
CONTACT#: 802-748-3111

DATE/TIME: 02/20/2024 @ 0935 hours
INCIDENT LOCATION: Fourth St. St. Johnsbury
VIOLATION: Unlawful Mischief

ACCUSED: Alexander Sargent                                            
AGE: 40
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: St. Johnsbury, VT

VICTIM: Christopher Fuller
AGE: 48
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: St. Johnsbury, VT

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: At the above date and time, Vermont State Police were notified of a male throwing rocks through windows of a residence on Fourth Street, St. Johnsbury. VSP responded and observed several broken windows at the residence. VSP later located the person of interest, identified as Alexander Sargent (40). After investigation, Sargent was issued citation to answer to the charge of Unlawful Mischief.


COURT ACTION: Yes
COURT DATE/TIME: 03/18/2024 @ 0800 hours            
COURT: Caledonia Criminal Court
LODGED: No  
BAIL: N/A
MUG SHOT: No




*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 Elisabeth Plympton

Vermont State Police

1068 US Route 5, Suite 1

St Johnsbury, VT 05819

(802)748-3111


St Johnsbury crash

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

 

CASE#: 24A4001294                 

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Jason Haley

STATION: VSP St Johnsbury                    

CONTACT#: 802-748-3111

 

DATE/TIME: 02/20/24 @ 0602 hours

STREET: US Rt 5

TOWN: Fairlee

LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS: Sawyer Mountain Rd

WEATHER: Cold

ROAD CONDITIONS: Dry

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Juvenile #1

AGE:  17 

SEAT BELT? Yes

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Fairlee, VT

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2009

VEHICLE MAKE: Toyota

VEHICLE MODEL: Prius

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: Totaled

INJURIES: None reported

 

 

VEHICLE #2

OPERATOR: Jeffrey Sharon

AGE:  62 

SEAT BELT? Yes

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Bradford, VT

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2018

VEHICLE MAKE: Ford

VEHICLE MODEL: Escape

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #2: Driver's side

INJURIES: None reported

 

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH: On the attached date and time, Vermont State Police responded to a two-vehicle crash on US Rt 5 in Fairlee, VT. Upon arrival Fairlee FD had the road closed on both side due to the broken utility pole and lines down across US Rt 5.

 

Investigation revealed that Juvenile #1 in vehicle 1 lost control of her vehicle and struck the utility pole causing it to break and fall. Unfortunately, Sharon (62) and his vehicle were in the wrong spot at the wrong time as the broken utility pole fell and damaged his vehicle. Neither operators reported any injuries and both the vehicles were towed from the scene.

 

US Route 5 remained closed due to the broken utility pole and lines down. Green Mountain Power responded set a new pole and rehung the downed powerlines. With the help from Consolidated Communications and Eustis Cable the remaining cables were rehung and the roadway was reopened.

 

COURT ACTION: No

 

UPDATE: Road Closure

Route 5 in Fairlee has reopened following this morning’s crash. 

 

Motorist may still experience delays as repair crew remain in the area working on the lines / power poles.  Please drive carefully.

 

Details on the crash will be released when available.

 

From: Hanley, Elaine via DPS.VSPMedia <dps.vspmedia@list.vermont.gov>
Sent: Tuesday, February 20, 2024 6:22 AM
To: DPS - Roadway Alert <DPS.RoadwayAlert@vermont.gov>
Subject: Road Closure

 

EXTERNAL SENDER: Do not open attachments or click on links unless you recognize and trust the sender.

State of Vermont  

Department of Public Safety  

Vermont State Police  

ST Johnsbury Barracks 

 

  

Press Release – Highway / Traffic Notification 

  

Both lanes are closed in the area of 3862 US Route 5 N in the town of Fairlee due to a Motor Vehicle Crash. 

 

This incident is expected to last for FURTHER NOTICE.  Specific details are not yet available and updates will be provided as appropriate.    

 

Motorists should expect delays in the area, or seek alternate routes.   

  

Please drive carefully.  

 

Rutland Barracks / Accessory / False Reports to Law Enforcement Authorities

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

NEWS RELEASE

 

CASE#: 23B4001903

TROOPER RANK/FULL NAME: Trooper Ryan Malmgren

STATION: Rutland                     

CONTACT#: (802) 773-9101

 

DATE/TIME: March 26, 2023 / 1131 hours

LOCATION: Pittsford, VT

VIOLATION: Accessory After the Fact / False Reports to Law Enforcement Authorities

 

ACCUSED: Melissa Sheldon

AGE: 45

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Rutland Town, VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On March 26, 2023, at approximately 1131 hours, Troopers from the Vermont State Police – Rutland Barracks responded to a reported burglary of a mechanic shop, in the Town of Pittsford, where vehicles, a motorcycle and tools were taken.  

 

After a lengthy investigation, it was determined that Melissa Sheldon was an accessory to the burglary and knowingly provided false information to law enforcement to deflect the investigation. 

 

Sheldon was processed at the Vermont State Police – Rutland Barracks for the offenses.

 

She was subsequently cited to appear in Vermont Superior Court, Rutland Criminal Division on April 22, 2024, at 1000 hours.

 

 

 

LODGED - LOCATION: N/A          

BAIL: N/A

MUG SHOT: Yes

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT: Vermont Superior Court, Rutland Criminal Division

COURT DATE/TIME: April 22, 2024 / 1000 hours

           

*Please note: court dates and times are subject to change at the discretion of the court. Please call the criminal court clerk to confirm arraignment time.

 

Road Closure

State of Vermont  

Department of Public Safety  

Vermont State Police  

ST Johnsbury Barracks 

 

  

Press Release – Highway / Traffic Notification 

  

Both lanes are closed in the area of 3862 US Route 5 N in the town of Fairlee due to a Motor Vehicle Crash. 

 

This incident is expected to last for FURTHER NOTICE.  Specific details are not yet available and updates will be provided as appropriate.    

 

Motorists should expect delays in the area, or seek alternate routes.   

  

Please drive carefully.  

 

Westminster Barracks / DUI Alcohol & Possession of a Regulated Drug

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE 

NEWS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 24B1001333

RANK / TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Trevor Marchand                           

STATION: Westminster Barracks                  

CONTACT#: 802-722-4600

 

DATE/TIME: 02/19/2024 at approximately 9:12 PM

INCIDENT LOCATION: Guilford

VIOLATION: DUI, Possession of a Regulated Drug

 

ACCUSED: Zebulen C. Lesure                                               

AGE: 24

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Vernon, VT

  

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: 

 

On February 19, 2024, at approximately 2112 hours, Vermont State Police responded to a single motor vehicle crash on Coolidge Memorial Highway in the Town of Guilford.

 

Vermont State Police arrived on the scene and met with the operator, 24-year-old Zebulen C. Lesure. An investigation determined that Lesure was under the influence and placed under arrest for suspicion of Driving Under the Influence of alcohol and possession of a regulated drug. Lesure was transported to the Westminster Barracks for processing.

 

Adams was later released with a criminal citation and is scheduled to appear in Vermont Superior Court, Windham Criminal Division, on March 12, 2024, at 0830 hours to answer to the above charges.

 

 

 

*Please note: court date and time are subject to change at the discretion of the court. Please call the criminal court clerk to confirm the arraignment time.

 

Trooper Trevor Marchand

Vermont State Police

Westminster Barracks

1330 Westminster Heights Road,

Putney, Vermont 05346

O:802-722-4600

 

 

St. Albans Barracks / DUI #2

VSP News Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 24A2001020

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Cody Bellinghiri                            

STATION: St Albans Field Station                       

CONTACT#:  802-524-5993

 

DATE/TIME: February 19, 2024

INCIDENT LOCATION: I-89 South

VIOLATION: DUI #2

 

ACCUSED:  Robert W. Taylor                                             

AGE: 73

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: St. Albans, VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On February 19th 2024 at approximately 1752 hours the Vermont State Police in St. Albans received a report of a vehicle off the road in the median on Interstate 89 southbound in the town of Fairfax. The operator was located walking northbound on the interstate where he displayed numerous signs of impairment. Ultimately, Robert Taylor of St. Albans was determined to be under the influence of alcohol and was arrested for DUI in which he was transported back the State Police Barracks in St. Albans. R. Taylor was issued a citation for DUI #2 and will appear at the Franklin Count Superior Court on March 11th 2024 at 0830 hours.

 

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT DATE / TIME:  March 11th, 2024 / 0830 hours     

COURT: Franklin County Superior Court

LODGED: No     LOCATION: N/A

BAIL: N/A 

MUG SHOT: Yes

 

 

Trooper Cody Bellinghiri

Vermont State Police – St. Albans

140 Fisher Pond Road

St. Albans, VT 05468

(802) 524-5993

 

February 19, 2024

St. Albans / DUI #1

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

             

CASE#: 24A2001011

TROOPER:  Adam Martin                           

STATION: St Albans Barracks                   

CONTACT#: 802-524-5993

 

DATE/TIME: 02/19/2024 at approximately 0829 hours

LOCATION: Saint Albans Road, Swanton, VT

VIOLATION: DUI #1

 

ACCUSED: Shalik Kelly                                                                           

AGE: 34

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Swanton, VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

 

On 02/19/24 at approximately 0829 hours, The Vermont State Police received a report that a male had left his residence in a vehicle and was believed to be intoxicated. The operator subsequently returned to his residence, and it was determined that the operator, Shalik Kelly, was impaired. Kelly was arrested and brought to the VSP St. Albans Barracks for processing. Kelly was transported to Northwest Correctional Facility and was issued a citation to appear in court on 03/11/24 at 0830 hours. 

 

LODGED - LOCATION:   Northwest Correctional Facility

BAIL: N/A

MUG SHOT: Attached

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT: Vermont Superior Court, Franklin Criminal Division

COURT DATE/TIME: 03/11/24 0830 hrs.

           

*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 Adam Martin (221)

Vermont State Police

St. Albans Barracks

(802)524-5993

Adam.martin@vermont.gov

 

St Albans / DUI #4 refusal & Ignition interlock required

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

NEWS RELEASE

 

CASE#: 24A2001013

RANK / TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Christopher Finley

STATION: St Albans              

CONTACT#: (802) 524-5993

 

DATE/TIME: February 19, 2024, at approximately 0940 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: Fisher Pond Rd, St Albans VT

VIOLATION: DUI #4 Refusal & Ignition Interlock Required

 

ACCUSED: Joey Mcrae

AGE: 51

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Milton, VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

On February 19, 2024, at approximately 0940 hours, Troopers from the Vermont State Police – St Albans Barracks were patrolling on Fisher Pond Rd in St Albans VT, when they observed a Ford F-150 operate into the oncoming lane into the direction of the Trooper. The Trooper initiated a motor vehicle stop, at which time it was determined that the operator, Mcrae, was impaired and in violation of his ignition interlock requirement. Mcrae was arrested and brought to the VSP St Albans Barracks. Mcrae was ordered held at Northwest State Correctional Facility for lack of $1,500 bail. Mcrae is scheduled to be arraigned on 02/20/2024 at 1300 hours.

 

 

LODGED - LOCATION:  NWSCF  

BAIL: $1,500

MUG SHOT: Attached

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT: Vermont Superior Court, Franklin Criminal Division

COURT DATE/TIME: 02/20/24 1300hrs

           

*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.

 

 

Tpr. Christopher Finley

Vermont State Police

140 Fisher Pond Road

St. Albans, VT 05478

802-524-5993

 

St. Johnsbury Barracks / Domestic Assault and Other Charges

VSP News Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 24A4001216

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Evan Johnson                             

STATION: St. Johnsbury Barracks                    

CONTACT#: 802-748-3111

 

DATE/TIME: 2/18/2024 at approximately 1530 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: Residence on Brook Road in Corinth, VT

VIOLATION: Domestic Assault, Resisting Arrest, and Interference with Access to Emergency Services

 

ACCUSED: Juvenile                                              

AGE: N/A

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: N/A

 

VICTIM: (The Vermont State Police does not release the names of victims of

sexual assault or domestic violence.)

AGE: N/A

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Corinth, VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On the above date and time, Troopers responded to a residence in Corinth, Vermont for a reported family fight.  Over the course of the investigation Troopers developed probable cause to arrest a juvenile resident for the charges listed above.  The juvenile was transported to the Bradford Outpost for processing and released with a citation to appear in court.

 

 

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT DATE/TIME: 2/20/2024 at 1230            

COURT: Orange County

LODGED - LOCATION: N/A     

BAIL: N/A

MUG SHOT: Not included

 

 

*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 Evan Johnson

Vermont State Police St. Johnsbury

1068 US Route 5, Suite 1

St. Johnsbury, VT 05819

Office: 802-748-3111

Email: evan.johnson@vermont.gov

 

 

Shaftsbury Barracks / DUI Crash

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

 

CASE#: 24B3000558                                                  

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Ryan Criss

STATION: VSP Shaftsbury                                         

CONTACT#: 802-442-5421

 

DATE/TIME: 02/19/2024 @ 0535 Hours

STREET: VT Route 9

TOWN: Searsburg

LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS: Lind Ln

INTERSTATE MILE MARKER: N/A

WEATHER: Cloudy, darkness      

ROAD CONDITIONS: Wet, blacktop

VIOLATION: Driving Under the Influence #1

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR/ACCUSED: Elizabeth Dubacher

AGE: 29    

SEAT BELT? Yes

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Petersburg, NY

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2019

VEHICLE MAKE: Jeep

VEHICLE MODEL: Cherokee

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: Heavy front-end driver-side damage

INJURIES: Non-life threatening

HOSPITAL: Southwestern Vermont Medical Center

 

VEHICLE #2

OPERATOR: Tessa Viall

AGE: 40

SEAT BELT? Yes

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Hoosick Falls, NY

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2015

VEHICLE MAKE: Volkswagen

VEHICLE MODEL: Jetta

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #2: Heavy front-end driver-side damage

INJURIES: Non-life threatening

HOSPITAL: Southwestern Vermont Medical Center

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH:

 

On the above date and time, the Vermont State Police responded to a motor vehicle crash with injuries on Vermont Route 9 near Lind Ln in the Town of Searsburg. It was initially reported two vehicles collided head-on, and one of the operators was unconscious.

 

Investigation revealed Vehicle One was traveling westbound, and Vehicle Two was traveling eastbound. It was discovered that Operator One, Elizabeth Dubacher, 29, from Petersburg, NY, was traveling westbound and passed a tractor-trailer unit in front of them. When Operator One made this maneuver, Operator Two, Tessa Viall, 40, from Hoosick Falls, NY, was traveling eastbound in their lane. As a result, Operator One and Operator Two collided head-on in the eastbound lane of travel, resulting in both vehicles sustaining heavy front-end damage.

 

Before Troopers' arrival, Elizabeth was transported to Southwestern Medical Center for further medical evaluation. Troopers later spoke with Elizabeth at the hospital, where indicators of impairment were observed. Elizabeth was later taken into custody for suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol and transported to the Shaftsbury Barracks for further evidentiary processing. At the conclusion of processing, Elizabeth was released on citation to a sober party and must answer the offense listed above at a later date and time.

 

Vermont State Police were assisted by the Wilmington Fire Department, Wilmington Police Department, and Deerfield Valley Rescue.

 

Vermont Civil Violation Complaint "Driving on Roadways Laned for Traffic" T23 VSA 1038

LODGED - LOCATION: N/A

BAIL: N/A

MUG SHOT: Yes

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT: Bennington County Superior Court - Criminal Division

COURT DATE/TIME: 03/11/2024 @ 8:15 A.M.

 

 

 

*Please note:  court date and time are subject to change at the discretion of the court. Please call the criminal court clerk to confirm the arraignment time.

 

St. Johnsbury Barracks / Burglary

VSP News Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

       

CASE#:24A4000839

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Riley Fenoff                         

STATION: St. Johnsbury                  

CONTACT#: 748-3111

 

DATE: 1/13/2024

INCIDENT LOCATION: Galusha Hill Road Topsham, VT

VIOLATION: Burglary

VICTIMS: Resident of Topsham

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On 1/13/24 at approximately 1052 hours, Troopers from the Vermont State Police St. Johnsbury Barracks were notified of a burglary at a residence on Galusha Hill Road, at unknown hours, in the Town of Topsham, Vermont.

 

After reviewing a trail camera, Troopers determined a possible suspect vehicle involved in the burglary.  The suspected vehicle involved was a white GMC Sierra with Vermont plates. A photograph of the suspected vehicle is included in this press release.

 

The Vermont State Police is asking for the public's assistance in identifying the individuals and vehicle pictured in the photograph.  Anyone with information is encouraged to contact Trooper Riley Fenoff at the St. Johnsbury Barracks (802-748-3111).

 

Tips may be submitted anonymously by texting keyword VTIPS to 274637 (CRIMES).

 

Tips may also be submitted online by using the link below:

https://cityprotect.com/forms/state.vt.us/anonymous

 

Trooper Riley Fenoff

Vermont State Police St. Johnsbury

1068 US Route 5, Suite 1

St. Johnsbury, VT 05819

Office: 802-748-3111

Email: riley.fenoff@vermont.gov

 

Rutland Barracks / MV Crash

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

 

CASE#: 24B4001039

RANK / TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Kolby Baldwin

STATION: Rutland                            

CONTACT#: (802) 773-9101

 

DATE/TIME: February 19, 2024 / 0658 hours

STREET: US Route 4

TOWN: West Rutland

LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS: N/A

INTERSTATE MILE MARKER: 14

WEATHER: Clear

ROAD CONDITIONS: Dry

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR:  Rebecca Muzzy

AGE: 60

SEAT BELT? Yes

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Castleton, Vt

VEHICLE YEAR: 2003

VEHICLE MAKE: Honda

VEHICLE MODEL: Accord

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: Totaled

INJURIES: Non-life threatening

HOSPITAL: Rutland Regional / UVM Medical Center

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH: On February 19, 2024, at approximately 0658 hours, the Vermont State Police - Rutland Barracks responded to a report of a single-vehicle crash on US Route 4, near mile marker 14, in the Town of West Rutland.

 

Through investigation, it was determined that Operator #1 was operating Vehicle #1, traveling eastbound on US Route 4. Operator #1 lost control of her vehicle, causing her to drive off the roadway, striking an embankment before coming to uncontrolled rest overturned. Vehicle #1 was totaled as a result of the crash. 

 

Troopers were assisted on the scene by the Regional Ambulance Service and West Rutland Fire Department.

Vermont Civil Violation Complaint: Pending.