Officer J. Hamilton
On December 21 2016 Officers of the Brattleboro Police Department responded to an accident on Vernon Rd. between a motor vehicle, a telephone pole, and a parked tractor trailer unit. On scene they were assisted by the Brattleboro Fire Department, Rescue Inc. and Green Mountain Power. There were no injuries, and no one was transported from the scene as a result of this accident. Because of damage to the telephone pole, traffic was restricted around the area of the accident for approximately one hour. Investigation revealed that the operator of the vehicle, Wanda Scully, had fallen asleep as she drove, causing the accident.