• Crashes snarl local traffic
    By
     | June 21,2014
     

    BERLIN — Police responded to two separate two-vehicle crashes Friday — both on the Barre-Montpelier Road.

    One of the crashes happened just after noon; the other, just before 1:30 p.m., according to Officer Kyle Kapitanski of the Berlin police.

    The first accident took place near the Berlin State Highway, and the second was near Windshield World, said Kapitanski.

    The first crash resulted in significant damage to one vehicle and moderate damage to the second. One of the people in the accident may have suffered a minor injury, he said.

    The second crash resulted in minor damage to both vehicles and no injuries.

    No one from either accident was taken to a hospital by ambulance, Kapitanski said.

    Traffic was “heavier than normal on the Barre-Montpelier Road at the time of both crashes, due to a traffic-related incident that occurred in Barre City earlier in the day,” a news release from the Berlin Police Department said. Traffic had since returned to normal flow, police said as of 3:30 p.m.

    The accident in Barre, involving a truck striking power lines, led to North Main Street being temporarily closed to traffic in both directions, Barre police said.

    Names and further details in the two Berlin accidents were not provided.

    MORE IN This Just In
    MONTPELIER — A new eminent domain hearing will be held at a special City Council meeting today at... Full Story
    BERLIN — It won’t expedite anything, but the committee considering a package of charter changes —... Full Story
    NORWICH — Sperry Wilson of The Richards Group recently passed the Vermont property and casualty... Full Story
    Wilson passes license exam
    More Articles
  •  
     
    • MEDIA GALLERY 
    • VIDEOS
    • PHOTOS