Officer A. Petlock
On 09/22/16 at approximately 6:00am, Brattleboro Police Responded to Marlboro Road just east of Cooke Road for a 2 vehicle crash. Investigation revealed that John Crosby (Age 48; of Brattleboro) was operating a Chevrolet Trailblazer traveling west on Marlboro Road, when he struck a garbage truck operated by Aaron Hildreth (Age 47; of Brattleboro) that was backing into a parking lot.
Both operators were transported to Brattleboro Memorial Hospital. Crosby was treated for serious, but non-life threatening injuries. Hildreth was treated for non-life threatening injuries as well.
Both lanes of travel on Marlboro Road were closed for a brief period of time following the crash. The westbound lane was then closed, and alternating one way traffic continued while the roadway was cleared. The crash remains under investigation at this time.