MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH
TROOPER: Sgt. French
DATE/TIME: 051212/ 0139 hours
LOCATION (specific): 2172 Gird Lot Road, Weathersfield, VT
VEHICLE #1 OPERATOR: Ryan Buckley AGE: 24 SEAT BELT? Unk
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Woodstock, VT
DESCRIPTION OF VEHICLE: 1994 Toyota Corolla
DAMAGE TO VEHICLE: Moderate front end damage
V # / NAME / CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE / AGE / SEAT BELT? / NATURE OF INJURY
1 Ryan Buckley Woodstock, VT 24 Laceration to head
1 Juvenile Weathersfield, VT 16 No Broken leg, minor bruises
HOSPITAL: DHMC for Juvenile, Buckley was not transported.
ROAD COND: Dry, gravel road.
SUMMARY OF CRASH:
On 051212 at approximately 0139 hours, Ryan Buckley was travelling south on Gird Lot Road in Weathersfield when he drove off the west side of the road and collided with a telephone pole. The telephone pole was broken and power lines landed on the vehicle.
The Ascutney Volunteer Fire Department responded to the scene and contacted CVPS to assist.
Golden Cross Ambulance responded to the scene and transported the Juvenile to Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center.
Ryan Buckley fled the scene on foot and was later located by a State Police tracking K-9.
Investigation determined Buckley had been using drugs. He also provided drugs to the juvenile.
Ryan Buckley was charged with Gross Negligent Operation, Leaving the Scene of an Accident with Serious Injury, Violation of Conditions of Release, Violation of an Abuse Prevention Order, Contributing to the Delinquency of a Minor and Dispensing a Regulated Drug to Minor.
Ryan Buckley was lodged at Southern State Correctional Facility for lack of $5000 bail.
He will appear in Vermont Superior Court, Windsor Circuit, Criminal Division on 051412 at 1230 hours.
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