On Dec. 22, at approximately 11:33 a.m., Vermont State Police
responded to crash involving a motor vehicle and pedestrian within
the Killington Post Office parking lot located at 2046 US Route 4,
in Killington, Vt.
Upon the arrival of State Police, the pedestrian, Sean McKinnon,
had already been transported to Rutland Regional Medical Center due
to injuries to his legs and hip.
The operator of the vehicle involved was identified as Doris
Cormier, age 69 from Killington, Vt. She told police that she could
not stop her Lexis G47 as she pulled into the parking lot. Cormier
advised that her car pinned pedestrian Sean McKinnon against the
wall as he was walking alongside the building. She then placed
reversed and backed into two vehicles parked nearby.
Investigation confirmed this. McKinnon was pinned against the
building's exterior wall and was forced into a large window on the
Post Office. Cormier reversed into a 2003 Toyota Tundra, owned by
Edward Manning, age 42 from Killington, and a 2000 GMC Jimmy, owned
by Brenda Oney, also from Killington. Their cars were parked on the
northern side of the parking lot.
Drugs and alcohol were not a factor in this crash.
The Killington Fire Department, Killington Rescue Squad and
Rutland Regional Ambulance Service assisted at the crash scene.