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Tractor Trailer Crash on I-89 In Waterbury, Vermont

| Mar 29, 2021 | Firm News |

March 22, 2021
Williston Barracks // Crash
STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

NEWS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

CASE#: 21A100924

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Stephen DiGregorio

STATION: VSP Williston

CONTACT#: 802-878-7111

DATE/TIME: March 22, 2021 @ 0927 hours

STREET: Interstate 89 South on-ramp

TOWN: Williston

LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS: VT Route 2A

INTERSTATE MILE MARKER: MM83 South

WEATHER: Clear and Sunny

ROAD CONDITIONS: Clear

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Paul Connor

AGE: 71

SEAT BELT? Y

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Middlebury, VT

VEHICLE YEAR: 2011

VEHICLE MAKE: Kenworth

VEHICLE MODEL: Truck

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: Moderate driver’s side contact damage

INJURIES: Minor

HOSPITAL: N/A

SUMMARY OF CRASH:

On March 22, 2021 at approximately 0927 hours, Williston VSP Troopers responded

to the report of a rollover crash on Interstate 89 at the Exit 12

southbound on-ramp in Williston, VT. Through investigation, it was found that

operator #1 Connor lost control after the truck he was operating had a

reported brake issue. Despite the brake failure, Connor was able

to take evasive action and avoid vehicles that were stopped at the bottom of VT

Route 2A at Interstate 89. While taking evasive action the truck rolled on to

its side by the Exit 12 southbound on-ramp. Connor sustained minor injuries as a

result of the crash. The southbound on-ramp was intermittently shut down while wreckers

worked to upend the truck. Troopers were assisted at the scene by The Williston Police

Department, Williston Fire Department, and The Department of Motor Vehicles.

at 3/22/2021 01:50:00 PM
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