On Oct. 13, Vermont State Police, Starksboro First Response and Fire responded to a one car motor vehicle crash with injuries on State Prison Hollow Road in Monkton. Investigation into the crash found that Julie Souza had been traveling west on State Prison Hollow Road when she lost control of her vehicle while trying to negotiate a sharp turn.
As result of the crash the vehicle sustained minor damage to the front fender. Souza complained of an injury to her back and would later be transported by Bristol Rescue Squad to Fletcher Allen Health Care for evaluation and treatment of injuries.
All occupants were properly secured in the vehicle and there were no indications of alcohol use by the operator.