Complete Vermont accident reports and news.
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When someone is injured in an accident in Vermont, it is important to gather information about what happens next.
Being injured in a serious accident is always a shocking and scary experience, and dealing with the aftermath is exhausting and stressful. Accident victims are forced to deal with hospitalization, medical treatments, missed work, and lost income, often while trying to manage pain and disability from their injuries. And then the insurance adjusters start circling.
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Most recent accident reports
Authorities report that 60-year-old Kenneth Najarin died at approximately 6 p.m. on Greenbush Road in Ferrisburgh Wednesday. Police say that 36-year-old Holly Gonyeau was under the influence of alcohol when she collided with Najarian.
A man was allegedly drunk when he crashed his vehicle Sunday night and killed his passenger around 6:45 p.m. on Maquam Shore Road. Douglas Colby, 54, lost control after passing another vehicle, and crashed into some trees.
The name of the teen driver killed in Sunday morning's crash on Route 116 is Joseph Marshall, 17, of Hinesburg. First responders performed CPR on both people, but both were pronounced deceased at the crash site. Police said alcohol or drug use is not suspected as a factor in the crash.
A motor vehicle crash on Hamilton Road in Weybridge Tuesday killed a bicyclist. The collision occurred at approximately 5:30 p.m when Nathan Dearing, 27, of Whiting, Vt., driving a Suburau Impreza, hit a bicyclist on Hamilton Road.
One teenager was killed and two others were severely injured in a single-vehicle crash. The teens SUV went off Interstate 89 and smashed into a tree for reasons unclear. Although state police do not believe speed or alcohol were involved.
Authorities responded to a 911 call of a crash on the Vermont Association of Snow Travelers Corridor 52 trail near Fall Brook Road in Wheelock on Saturday. They found a man who had crashed into a metal cable hung between two trees in a driveway.
A collision involving multiple vehicles at West Street and Merchants Row on Monday afternoon left Stratton Anagnos with major leg injuries after a car came up onto the sidewalk and crushed him against a telephone pole.
Four people will reportedly riding in a car on Boston Post Road near the intersection of Sand Hill Road when a collision occured. One person was thrown from the vehicle and sustained unknown injuries. They were then transported to a local hospital.
A Hartland man was found dead in an apparent logging accident Thursday morning after he didn't return home Wednesday night. A family member discovered the man, who was reportedly in his 50s, pinned beneath a tree, and after rescuers arrived he was pronounced dead at the scene.
Pearl Farley, of Colchester and Neil McKee of Cambridge died in an accident on Vermont Route 289 Monday morning. Highways were covered in ice due to overnight snowfall. Few details are available; we'll update as they come in.
Vermont State Police apprehended a naked Connecticut man after a high-speed collision on Route 103 in Cavendish, Vermont Friday. James Pollner, 18, of Fairfield, Connecticut told authorities he had consumed LSD as he drove his 2009 GMC Yukon south on Route 103.
Neil Bannister crashed his car on Boutah Road near Alburgh, Vermont after police officers tried to stop him for speeding. Bannister attempted to evade police, resulting in the crash. He suffered minor injuries, and authorities believe alcohol may have been involved.
Mark Foley, 62, was sent to Grace Cottage Hospital Sunday evening following a motorcycle crash on Route 100 in Wardsboro, Vermont. The incident occured just after 5:30 p.m.when Foley swerved off the road and into the soft shoulder, flipping his BMW motorcycle.
Lucas Sienkiewicz, 19, fell asleep while driving on Williston Road when his car hit a tree and rolled down an embankment, almost falling into Muddy Brook near Kennedy Drive. He was taken to the hospital with minor injuries.
A car crashed into the Phillips family's house early Saturday morning on Route 15 in Hardwick, police said. Two men in the car were extricated and taken to a hospital, one with serious injuries, and the other stable condition around 1 a.m. No one inside the house was injured.
83-year-old Pauline M Lussier of St. Albans died after her car collided with a tractor-trailer around 10:20 a.m. Wednesday morning on U.S.
Police say they Brown driving 90 mph in a 35 mph speed zone in Barton on Saturday night. They followed the motorcycle onto Route 5 until they lost him. An officer found Brown lying in the road near the Pine Crest Motel not long afterwards; he was taken to a hospital and was pronounced dead.
14-year-old Zachary Paroline of East Randolph died Tuesday after a pedestrian crash outside of his home off of Route 14. Paroline had gotten out of a vehicle pulled up next to his family's mailbox off of Route 14 to get the mail.
The extent of the injuries is still unknown, though at least one person was reported to have serious injuries.
70-year-old Robert Eastman was found pinned underneath his 1950s-era International Harvester tractor on his property. Eastman was working on an area near his driveway when he lost control of his tractor, which rolled over and down the embankment into a brook.
Freeh was a federal judge in New York ahead of serving as FBI director from 1993 to 2001. State police stated Freeh was taken by helicopter to a New Hampshire hospital following the crash Monday in Barnard, a compact town about 90 miles northwest of Boston.
Langlois was found unresponsive on a bike path in Waterbury. There were not witnesses to the crash. He was wearing a helmet. Langlois was taken to a hospital in Burlington with head and neck injuries where he later died. The death is considered an accident.