Tag Archives: Accident

Local News
August 8, 2018

‘The entire house was shaking’

By Katy Savage

LUDLOW—It felt like an earthquake or a hurricane and sounded like dominoes falling down on top of each other. All they could see was a cloud of dust.

“The entire house was shaking, the walls and ceiling were caving in,” said Leone…

July 13, 2017

Pittsford woman dies in car accident

Police say a Pittsford woman died from injuries resulting from a car crash that occurred on Saturday night in Rutland.

Vermont State Police, Rutland Town Fire Department, and Regional Ambulance Service responded to the scene of an accident at the intersection of Route 7 and…

News Briefs
March 16, 2017

Accident on Killington Road sends three to hospital

A two-car accident in Killington sent three adults to the hospital on Saturday night. Police are investigating the possibility that alcohol may have been a factor. At around 2 a.m. on March 12, Killington Police and Vermont State Police responded to an accident on Killington…

Local News
January 11, 2017

Gondola mechanic dies in accident

By Evan Johnson

KILLINGTON—A longtime Killington Resort employee died while on the job Saturday, according to state police. According to a news release, EMS responded to the Killington Ski Resort for an injured employee. The employee, Jeffrey K. Chalk, age 53 of Pittsford, had been…

News Briefs
December 7, 2016

Accident closes Route 100, wires down no injury

PITTSFIELD—On Friday, Dec. 2, at 4:44 p.m. Vermont State Police Troopers from the Rutland Station responded to a one vehicle traffic crash located on Vermont Route 100 at the South Hill Road intersection located in Pittsfield. Through investigation it was determined Susan April, age 67…

April 13, 2016

Not criminal negligence

The accident which occurred on Rt. 4, July 31st was truly sad and tragic for all involved. Such devastating losses were suffered by all families and friends.

I wondered but assumed, that someone who has ever driven these roads, in the dark of night…

February 11, 2016

Easy does it on Killington Road

Dear Editor,

The letter by Leo Khmelniker (The Mountain Times, Jan. 27-Feb. 2, 2016) brings to mind several facts not known by the general public.

Information furnished by the Rutland Region Planning Commission shows Killington Road to have the highest accident rate…

February 11, 2016

Route 4: more dangerous than it looks

Dear Editor,

A few weeks ago I submitted my thoughts and concerns about the 50 mph speed limit over the Sherburne Pass, after that horrific accident that took three lives. The feedback I received was extremely positive. All who I spoke with agreed…