Micah McTaggart, 34, of Brattleboro, VT
Officer Llewelyn and Officer Cooke
On 11/21/2020 Officers of the Brattleboro Police Department responded to a report of a single vehicle crash in the area of Putney Rd. and Wantastiquet Dr. Officers arrived and saw a 4-door sedan in the back yard of a residence on Wantastiquet Dr. The vehicle was traveling on Putney Rd. at a high rate of speed, lost control, crashed into a tree and then went through a residential fence before it finally came to rest. The operator, Micah McTaggart suffered significant injuries and was rushed to Brattleboro Memorial Hospital and later transported to Dartmouth Medical Facility. McTaggart later was issued a citation for DUI and Gross Negligent Operation and released. The vehicle was towed out of the backyard. No one else was injured in the crash. McTaggart will appear in Windham County Superior Court Criminal Division on 12/15/2020 to answer to his charge.