BRATTLEBORO — The Brattleboro Police Department is investigating a car crash on Upper Dummerston Road that resulted in a death.
According to information from the department, officers responded to the area of 729 Upper Dummerston Road at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday for the report of a vehicle having left the road, striking a telephone pole.
The operator of the vehicle, whose name is being withheld pending notification of kin, was pronounced deceased on the scene.
Upper Dummerston Road was closed in the area for several hours to allow for an investigation and due to downed wires.
The investigation is ongoing. Anyone who might have information about the crash is asked to call the Brattleboro Police Department at 802-257-7950.