3 children escape injury in Woodford accident
WOODFORD -- Minor injuries were reported after a driver ran off Route 9 into a tree on Thursday afternoon near Woodford State Park.
Vermont State Police responded to the report of a one-vehicle accident on Route 9 at approximately 4 p.m. Amanda J. Davis, 30, of Searsburg, was driving with three small children in her vehicle when her car drifted off the road and collided with two guardrails and then a tree, according to police. The road conditions were dry and the weather clear at the time of the crash.
Davis, who was wearing a seatbelt at the time of the collision, suffered a small cut to her forehead. The children, who were all properly seat-belted, suffered no injuries. All parties were transported to Southwestern Vermont Medical Center by Bennington Rescue for evaluation.
Davis’ car sustained passenger-side front-end damage and damage all along the driver’s side, police said.
The Bennington Fire Department was on scene when officers arrived. The cause of the crash is under investigation.
Red Vespa stolen
POWNAL -- At around 8:30 a.m. Friday, State Troopers responded to a reported burglary of a moped on Krum Road near the Massachusetts state line.
Eyal Rimmon, 55, of Pownal advised that someone had stolen his 1963 red Vespa out of his garage at about 8 a.m., along with a portable stereo set.
Anyone with information may call the Vermont State Police at 802-442-5421. Information may also be submitted online at www.vtips.info.
Shaftsbury lumber theft
SHAFTSBURY -- State Police are investigating a reported theft of lumber from the Harrington Trailer Park, located on Route 7A.
The lumber was being temporarily stored at that location and was reported missing at around 11:15 p.m. on Thursday. The lumber is roughly-cut pine in various sizes. Anyone with information should Sgt. Brian Turner at 802-442-5421.