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May 14, 2020

Westminster Barracks// MV Crash// 5-14-2020

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

 

CASE#: 20B102127                                                           

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Z. Van Valkenburgh

STATION: Westminster Barracks                               

CONTACT#: 802-722-4600

 

DATE/TIME: 5/14/20, at about 2:15 PM

STREET: I-91 Southbound

TOWN: Weathersfield

LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS: N/A

INTERSTATE MILE MARKER: MM 52.9

WEATHER: Clear, no rain              

ROAD CONDITIONS: Dry, Free of debris

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Robert Langmaid Sr.

AGE: 48 

SEAT BELT? Yes

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: E. Concord Vermont

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2018

VEHICLE MAKE: Chevy

VEHICLE MODEL: Spark

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: Heavy front and passenger side damage

INJURIES: None

HOSPITAL: N/A

 

VEHICLE #2

OPERATOR: George E. Englert

AGE: 57      

SEAT BELT? Yes

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: N. Haverhill New Hampshire

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2006

VEHICLE MAKE: International

VEHICLE MODEL: Truck

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #2: minor damage to crash bar

INJURIES: None

HOSPITAL: N/A

 

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH:

 

On 5/14/20, at about 2:15 PM, Troopers from the Vermont State Police Westminster Barracks were called to Interstate 91 Southbound near MM 52.9 in the Town of Weathersfield for a reported motor vehicle crash.

 

Upon arrival, Troopers located vehicle #1, a 2018 Chevy Spark in the median between the north and southbound lanes. V1 was found to be traveling southbound on I-91 when the operator, Robert A. Langmaid Sr, 48, of E. Concord Vermont, failed to maintain his lane of travel and struck vehicle #2, a 2006 International construction Truck being used to re-stripe I-91.

 

V1 then traveled across the left (passing lane) and down the embankment coming to a position of uncontrolled rest in the median.

 

There were no injuries in this crash. V1 was towed by Benny's towing and V2 drove away from the scene.

 

Vermont Civil Violation Complaints to be issued:

 

Title 23 V.S.A. Section 1038, Driving Lanes Marked for Traffic; For OP1 failing to maintain his lane.

 

and

 

Title 23 V.S.A. Section 1081(a)Basic Rule and Maximum Limits; For OP1 failing to drive at a reasonable and prudent speed with the hazards present (marked construction vehicles with amber lights and arrow signs operational,actively working)

 

LODGED - LOCATION: N/A           

BAIL: N/A

MUG SHOT: N/A

COURT ACTION: N/A

COURT: Windsor

COURT DATE/TIME: TBD

 

 

 

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