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January 26, 2020

Royalton/Crash

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

 

CASE#:  20B200322                                          

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: SGT. E. Hudson

STATION: Royalton                                         

CONTACT#: 802-234-9933

 

DATE/TIME: 01/26/20

STREET: Interstate 89

TOWN: Royalton

LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS: N/A

INTERSTATE MILE MARKER: MM 19

WEATHER: Cloudy with ground fog          

ROAD CONDITIONS: wet and icy

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Nicole Fleischman

AGE: 47    

SEAT BELT? Y

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Armonk NY

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2015

VEHICLE MAKE: Toyota

VEHICLE MODEL: Sienna

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: Front end damage, fender, hood, rear bumper

INJURIES: None

HOSPITAL: (IDENTIFY)

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH:

 

Fleischman reported she was driving south bound in the left lane at approximately 65 miles per hour and traveled on to ice within the lane.  Fleischman said she lost control, skidding in to the guard rail on the left side of the roadway and then slid off to the right through the break down lane and off the road.  Fleischman's vehicle came to rest in the ditch and sustained damaged to the left front that required the vehicle to be towed from the scene.  There were five occupants in the vehicle and no reported injuries.

 

Several vehicle crashes occurred due to road conditions as a result of wet precipitation and dropping temperatures just before sunrise.