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July 1, 2020

Derby/Crash

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

 

CASE#:  20A502416                                    

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Tpr. Mikkola

STATION: Derby                            

CONTACT#: 802-334-8881

 

DATE/TIME: 07/01/2020 @ 1551 hours

STREET: Buzzel Road

TOWN: Newport Center, VT

LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS: Farrar Road

WEATHER: Clear             

ROAD CONDITIONS: Dry

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Meg Sargent

AGE:  23   

SEAT BELT? Yes

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Newport Center, VT

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2014

VEHICLE MAKE: Subaru

VEHICLE MODEL: XVC

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: passenger door panels

INJURIES: No

HOSPITAL: N/A

 

VEHICLE #2

OPERATOR: Meghan Gervais

AGE: 20    

SEAT BELT? Yes

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Newport Center, VT

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2014

VEHICLE MAKE: Jeep

VEHICLE MODEL: CMP

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #2: front end

INJURIES: No

HOSPITAL: N/a

 

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH: On 07/01/2020 at approximately 1551 hours, the Vermont State

Police responded to a report of a two vehicle crash at the intersection of Buzzell Road

and Farrar Road in the Town of Newport Center, VT. Upon troopers arrival the

operators were identified as Meg Sargent and Meghan Gervais. Both operators reported

they were not injured. Investigation revealed Sargent traveling west of Farrar Road failed

to yield to traffic on Buzzell Road. Gervais traveling south on Buzzell Road subsequently

struck Sergeants vehicle in the intersection. Both vehicles were towed from the scene by

Rays Auto.

 

 

 

Trooper Joshua Mikkola

Vermont State Police

Troop A – Derby Barracks

35 Crawford Road

Derby, Vermont 05829

Joshua.Mikkola@Vermont.gov

802-334-8881