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Motor Vehicle Collision

Officer Kerylow

On 01/06/2017 at approximately 1459 hours Brattleboro Police responded to the intersection of Canal Street and Belmont Ave for a report of a motor vehicle collision involving a motorcycle. Rescue Inc. and the Brattleboro Fire Department also responded.

Robert J. Stack, 68, of Brattleboro was operating a black Toyota SR5.

Arthur N. Givens, 55, of Brattleboro was operating a green Keeway moped.

Robert J. Stack made a left turn onto Canal Street from Belmont Ave and did not see Arthur N. Givens on his moped traveling south on Canal Street. Givens and Stack then collided in the intersection. Givens was transported to Brattleboro Memorial Hospital for minor injuries. Stack did not complain of any injuries. Stack was issued a traffic ticket for failing to yield the right of way to oncoming traffic.

This section of Canal Street was closed for approximately 15 minutes until the investigation was complete and vehicles were removed from the roadway.