• Police release more details in fatality: Vehicles swerved, collided in fatal Vt. crash
    May 10,2013
     

    ENOSBURG — Investigators say a crash that killed a Vermont teenager last month happened when the Jeep he was riding in tried to avoid an oncoming pickup, but ended up with both vehicles swerving and colliding.

    Police say 53-year-old Patrick Prue of Franklin was driving the pickup in the Route 105 accident in Enosburg. Prue, who was not injured, was charged with driving while under the influence with death resulting.

    Seventeen-year-old Brandon Gleason, the front passenger in the Jeep, died. He was a senior at Enosburg Falls High School and was the state’s Mountain Division basketball player of the year this past season.

    The Burlington Free Press reported that investigators say when the Jeep’s driver swerved to avoid the crash, Prue also swerved back into his lane and struck the Jeep.

    MORE IN Vermont News
    MONTPELIER — The Vermont Democratic Party and its nominee for lieutenant governor have reached an... Full Story
    Renee Clark said the first she heard her husband was in the hospital was a call saying he was dying. Full Story
    More Articles
  •  
     
    • MEDIA GALLERY 
    • VIDEOS
    • PHOTOS