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December 23, 2019

NEW HAVEN BARRACKS / MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH / DUI #1 **UPDATED**

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

 

CASE#: 19B503617                                      

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Christopher Hein

STATION: New Haven Barracks                               

CONTACT#: 802-388-4919

 

DATE/TIME: December 22, 2019, at approximatley 2055 hours

VIOLATION(S): Title 23 VSA 1201 "Operating under the influence of intoxicants or

other substance"

STREET: US Route 7

TOWN: New Haven, VT

LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS: VT Route 17

WEATHER: Clear

ROAD CONDITIONS: Dry black top surface

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Rachel Littlehale

AGE: 27

SEAT BELT? Unknown

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Bristol, VT

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2018

VEHICLE MAKE: Toyota

VEHICLE MODEL: Tacoma

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: Totaled

INJURIES: Minor

HOSPITAL: Porter Medical Center

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH:

 

On December 22, 2019, at approximately 2055 hours, the Vermont State Police were

advised of a one car motor vehicle rollover crash on US Route 7 in the Town of

New Haven. Initial investigation indicates that the operator Rachel Littlehale

was traveling north on US Route 7 and left the traveled portion of roadway for

an unknown reason.

 

While speaking with Littlehale, Troopers observed several signs of alcohol

impairment. After receiving treatment at the Porter Medical Center, Littlehale

was transported to the Middlebury Police Department for processing. At the

conclusion of processing, Littlehale was issued a citation to appear before the

Addison Superior Court Criminal Division to answer the charge of Title 23 VSA

1201 "Operating under the influence of alcohol or other substance."

 

 

 

LODGED - LOCATION: N/A          

BAIL: N/A

MUG SHOT: Y

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT: Addison Superior Court Criminal Division

COURT DATE/TIME: January 6, 2020 at 1230 hours

 

 

 

*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 Christopher Hein

New Haven Barracks, B Troop

Vermont State Police

802-388-4919  x2768

Christopher.hein@vermont.gov