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Crews try to flip a truck that rolled over in the median of I-91 around 3:30 p.m. on Tuesday, May 31. According to initial reports the truck was traveling in the left lane on I-91 northbound when a car cut into its path of travel. In order to avoid colliding with the vehicle, the driver went into the median where the truck hit a concrete drain, causing a roll over. No injures were reported at the scene.

VERNON >> A motorcycle crash at just past 10 p.m. on June 1 killed a Vernon man.

According to a press release from the Vermont State Police, Jordan Peduzzi, 29, was traveling south on Route 5 near the Guilford/Vernon town line on a 2014 Yamaha when he failed to negotiate a sharp turn.

His motorcycle left the roadway and hit a guard rail on the west side of the road. Peduzzi was thrown from the motorcycle, which traveled another 250 feet after impact, stated the press release. He was pronounced deceased by emergency medical personnel.

The Windham County Sheriff's Office is continuing the investigation. Anyone who might have information is urge to contact Deputy Ian Tuttle at 802-365-4941.

June 1

• Officers with the Brattleboro Police Department responded to a residence on South Main Street for a report of a fight. Following an investigation, Robert Ottendorf, 40, and Bruce Thomas, 44, both of Brattleboro, were arrested and cited with assault and robbery.

June 2

• At 7:25 a.m., the Vermont State Police responded to Route 30 in Newfane for the report of a motor vehicle crash. Troopers determined Makoto Weinstein, 27, of Cambridge, Mass., was headed northbound when he fell asleep at the wheel and drove off the road. Weinstein's vehicle entered a ditch on the west side of the roadway, struck the banking and rolled onto its roof. No injuries were sustained in this crash and Weinstein's vehicle was towed by Scott Brooks Towing of Townshend. The NewBrook Fire Department and Rescue Inc. assisted at the scene.


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