The Vermont State Police disseminate press releases for significant criminal or public safety incidents and arrests, but it is not intended to document every public contact or response to a call-for-service. If you have a question regarding an incident or case, please contact your local state police barracks or the public information officer. Please note press releases are available on this blog for 6 months following their public release. Please contact the public information officer if you need access to one that is older.

Search This Blog

December 15, 2019

Williston Barracks/ Crash Investigation

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

 

CASE#: 19A105972                         

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Tpr. Bradley Miller

STATION: VSP Williston                

CONTACT#: 802-878-7111

 

DATE/TIME: 12/14/2019 / 9:47 pm

STREET: I-89, Northbound

TOWN: South Burlington

INTERSTATE MILE MARKER: 88

WEATHER: rain

ROAD CONDITIONS: wet

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: pending investigation

AGE:     

SEAT BELT? N

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE:

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2019

VEHICLE MAKE: Ford

VEHICLE MODEL: Focus

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: Passengers side front corner

INJURIES: unknown

HOSPITAL: (IDENTIFY) n/a

 

VEHICLE #2

OPERATOR: Rhiannon Rosamilia

AGE: 25   

SEAT BELT? Y

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Burlington, VT

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2015

VEHICLE MAKE: Volkswagen

VEHICLE MODEL: Passat

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #2: Driver's side rear corner

INJURIES: unknown

HOSPITAL: (IDENTIFY) UVMC, treated and released

 

VEHICLE #3

OPERATOR: Evan Chagnon

AGE: 22

SEAT BELT? Y

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Burlington, VT

 

VEHICLE YEAR:

VEHICLE MAKE: Ford

VEHICLE MODEL: Focus

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #2: Passenger's side

INJURIES: none

HOSPITAL: (IDENTIFY) none

 

VEHICLE #4

OPERATOR: Tara Bosley

AGE: 38

SEAT BELT? Y

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Richford, VT

 

VEHICLE YEAR:

VEHICLE MAKE: Subaru

VEHICLE MODEL: Tribeca

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #4: Totaled

INJURIES: soreness

HOSPITAL: (IDENTIFY) UVMC

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH:

 

On 12/14/2019 at approximately 9:47 pm Vermont State Police, South Burlington

Fire Dept., South Burlington EMS and University of Vermont EMS were dispatched

to a 4 vehicle crash on I-89 in the town of South Burlington.  

 

Investigation determined Vehicle #1 had collided with Vehicle's #2 and #3.   It

then collided with the rear of Vehicle #4.   All 4 vehicles were traveling

northbound.   

 

As a result of the collisions, Vehicle #1 was disabled and came to rest in the

median.  Vehicle #2 was disabled and remained in the roadway.   Vehicle #3

sustained damages but was able to be driven from the scene.   Vehicle #4 came to

rest on its roof, off the east edge of the roadway. 

 

The occupants of Vehicle's #2 and #3 were transported to the University of

Vermont Medical Center with minor injuries.   The operator of Vehicle #1 fled

the scene on foot. 

 

The northbound lanes of Interstate 89 were closed for approximately 10 minutes while First Responders worked to make the scene safe for traffic.

 

This investigation is still ongoing. Anyone with information related to the crash as asked to contact the Vermont State Police at the Williston Barracks.

 

Vermont Civil Violation Complaint: Pending

LODGED - LOCATION:    

BAIL:

MUG SHOT:

COURT ACTION:

COURT:

COURT DATE/TIME:

 

*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.