On November 27, 2016 Brattleboro Police, Fire and Rescue Inc. responded to Putney Road for a head on motor vehicle crash. When police arrived they found that Claude Zamora, 82 of Vernon was driving a 2003 Kia Sonata north bound and crossed the center line crashing head on into Susan Coleman, 55 of Hinsdale who was driving south bound in a 1998 Honda Civic. Coleman was transported to the Brattleboro Memorial Hospital for injuries received in the crash and Zamora was unhurt. The crash is still under investigation and anyone who may have witnessed the crash is asked to call Officer Cerreto at the Brattleboro Police Department at 802-257-7950. Putney Road was closed down to one lane of traffic for approximately 45 minutes.