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August 12, 2017

Westminster Barracks/ DUI Crash

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

 

CASE#: 17B105156                                          

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Jason Lengfellner

STATION: Westminster                                

CONTACT#: (802)722-4600

 

DATE/TIME: 08/11/17 10:03 PM

STREET: Houghton Brook Road

TOWN: Putney

LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS: Signal Pine Road

WEATHER: Rain           

ROAD CONDITIONS: Wet

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Jennifer Desmaisons

AGE: 47     

SEAT BELT? Yes

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Putney, VT

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2010

VEHICLE MAKE: Toyota

VEHICLE MODEL: Prius

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: Minor

INJURIES: None

HOSPITAL: None 

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH:

 

On 08/11/17 at approximately 10:03 PM, members of the Vermont State Police responded to Houghton Brook Road, in the Town of Putney, for the report of a single vehicle crash. Preliminary investigation revealed that the operator, and sole occupant of the vehicle Jennifer Desmaisons, age 47 of Putney, VT, was operating too fast for conditions, causing her vehicle to leave the roadway and strike a tree. Troopers determined that Desmaisons appeared to be under the influence of alcohol, and was subsequently administered the Standard Field Sobriety Exercises. Desmaisons showed signs of impairment was placed under arrest for DUI. She was transported to the Vermont State Police Westminster Barracks for processing, and was later released with a citation to appear in Windham Superior Court Criminal Division of 08/22/17.  

 

LODGED - LOCATION: N/A          

BAIL: No

MUG SHOT: Yes

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT: Windham Superior Court Criminal Division

COURT DATE/TIME: 08/22/17

 

 

*Please note:  court date and time are subject to change at the discretion of the court. Please call the criminal court clerk to confirm arraignment time.