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February 19, 2020

Westminster Barracks - Single Vehicle Crash with Injuries

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

 

CASE#: 20B100847                                      

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Rodzel

STATION: Westminster Barracks              

CONTACT#: (802)722-4600

 

DATE/TIME: February 18, 2020 at approximately 2232 hours

STREET: Interstate 91 S

TOWN: Weathersfield

INTERSTATE MILE MARKER: MM 53

WEATHER: Cloudy

ROAD CONDITIONS: Icy, black top

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Scott Haldane

AGE: 54

SEAT BELT? Y

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Washington, VT

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2019

VEHICLE MAKE: Ram

VEHICLE MODEL: Truck

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: Minor damage to the driver's side door

INJURIES: Suspected Minor

HOSPITAL: Mt. Ascutney Hospital

 

 

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH:

 

On the above date and time, Troopers from the Westminster Barracks responded to a single vehicle crash with injuries on Interstate 91 S near MM53 in Weathersfield. Troopers arrived on scene and learned that the operator, Scott Haldane (54), exited the road in an attempt to avoid a deer, resulting in pain to his back. The vehicle, a 2019 Ram Truck, came to an uncontrolled stop at the tree line, causing minor damage to the driver's side door. Haldane was transported to Mt. Ascutney Hospital for treatment.

 

 

 

Vermont Civil Violation Complaint ______N/A________ T23 VSA ____N/A___