Austin Wood, 18, of Brattleboro, VT
On 3/19/21 Brattleboro Police attempted a motor vehicle stop on Western Ave. due to a vehicle operating at 65mph in a posted 30mph.
The vehicle failed to stop, and due to safety concerns, Police did not pursue.
Shortly afterwards the vehicle crashed, and the operator, Austin Wood, an 18 year old male from Brattleboro, was subsequently arrested for DUI.
In addition to the DUI charge, Wood was issued a citation for Excessive Speed, Attempt to Elude, and Negligent Operation.
Wood will appear in court on 4/27/21 to answer the charges.