Lance A. Wilkins, 29, of Vernon, VT
On Saturday, 12/12/2015 at approximately 00:07 hours, Brattleboro Police were conducting traffic enforcement on VT RT 5 in the area of Chicken Coop Hill. At this time a 2006 Ford Truck was observed exceeding the speed limit on VT RT 5. Brattleboro Police subsequently observed this vehicle lose control, exiting the roadway and crashing.
The operator of this vehicle was identified as Lance Wilkins. Wilkins was transported to the Brattleboro Memorial Hospital with non life-threatening injuries. An investigation resulted in Wilkins being charged with DUI #2 and Operating After Suspension of License, 5th Offense.
Wilkins will appear in the Windham Superior Court: Criminal Division on 12/29/2015 to answer to these charges.
The Brattleboro Police were assisted at the scene by Rescue Inc., the Brattleboro Fire Department, Windham County Sheriff's Department and A's Towing.