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Pedestrian struck by vehicle

Officer M Petlock

On 1/21/16, at approximately 3:16pm, the Brattleboro Police Department responded to the parking lot of Brattleboro Neighbor's Gas Station, located at 469 Canal Street in Brattleboro. It was reported that a female pedestrian was struck by a vehicle. Upon arrival, the pedestrian, Barbara St. John of Brattleboro, was conscious and alert.

The involved vehicle, a gray colored 2003 Volkswagen Jetta, was operated by Lisa Williams from Massachusetts.

After the initial investigation, it was determined that Williams failed to yield the right of way to St. John. Williams will be issued a Vermont Civil Violation Citation for such.

St. John was transported to the Brattleboro Memorial Hospital for minor, non life threatening injuries. This investigation is ongoing.