Thu, May 16, 2013 03:05 PM
Bridgewater woman dead in Route 4 accident
May 16, 2013
WOODSTOCK - An 84-year-old Bridgewater woman died Thursday morning
in an accident on Route 4 in West Woodstock. It is the third fatal
accident on Route 4 in less than three months and the second in a
week, the Vermont Standard reported.
Norma Sawyer, 84, was killed when her Dodge Neon collided with a
box truck near Liberty Farm Road in West Woodstock around 6
a.m., according to police. Sawyer was pronounced dead at the
Their was one passenger in Sawyer's car, Laura Robinson, age 75.
She was taken to Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center with unknown
The driver of the box truck was identified as 46-year-old Timothy
Farewell of Enfield Center, N.H., and reportedly did not suffer
major injuries in the accident.
The cause of the accident is unknown and still under investigation.
Preliminary reports indicate that one of the vehicles involved
crossed the center line leading to a head-on collision. As a
result, both vehicles went over the embankment toward the
Anyone with information about the crash is asked to call Officer
Mark Donka at 457-1420.