On 09/29/21 at 1245 hours, the Brattleboro Police Department responded to the area of Putney Road and Spring Tree Road for a crash injury report. It was determined that a 35 year old male out of Brattleboro, VT was struck by a vehicle while attempting to cross the street. The male was later transported to Brattleboro Memorial Hospital with non-life threatening injuries. The driver was ticketed on multiple violations to include no insurance and registration. There is an on going investigation pending to determine the circumstances of the accident.
On May 22, 20212 at 1147 hours, Brattleboro police responded to a report of a single motor vehicle roll over crash on Route 142, near the Vernon town line. On arrival officers located both occupants of the vehicle Justin Caminiti (19) and Cameron Raymond (19) of Hinsdale, NH at the scene. Both occupants were transported to Brattleboro Memorial Hospital by Rescue. Caminiti was later flown by helicopter to UMass medical center due to his injuries as he had been ejected from the vehicle. Both Caminiti and Raymond were later reported to be in stable condition and released from the hospital. This crash is currently under investigation. Several witnesses were located at the scene however, police request anyone with any information to contact the Brattleboro Police Department at (802) 257-7950
John Whelan, 71, of Dummerston, VT
On December 24, 2020 officers of the Brattleboro Police Department, received information there was a possible operator of a vehicle driving while under the influence who had crashed into another vehicle on Black Mountain Road. The officers found the vehicle and conducted a motor vehicle stop on Black Mountain Road. Subsequent investigation revealed John Whelan, the operator of the vehicle, was under the influence of alcohol while operating a motor vehicle and left the scene of an accident without providing his information.
Whelan was placed under arrest, and transported to the Brattleboro Police Department. There he was processed, and released on a citation. Whelan will appear at Windham County Superior Court on January 12, 2021 to answer for the charge.