News, Crime

Vergennes motorcyclist struck and killed in Route 7 crash Tuesday

NEW HAVEN — A Vergennes man died and a Cornwall woman sustained what Vermont State Police described as “significant injuries” in a motorcycle-car crash at the intersection of Route 7 and the River Road in New Haven at around 3:30 p.m. on Tuesday.

State police said their preliminary investigation revealed a 2006 Honda Odyssey driven by 27-year-old Kayla Delphia of Cornwall was turning left from the River Road onto Route 7 toward Middlebury. As it did so, when a 2014 Harley Davidson motorcycle being driven northbound on Route 7 by Stephen Tucker, 69, of Vergennes struck the minivan on the driver’s side.

Police said Tucker was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident, while Delphia was taken to Porter Hospital for treatment of “significant injuries sustained during the crash.”

State police said both vehicles were totaled, and the crash remains under investigation.

State police were assisted on scene by New Haven fire and rescue, the Addison County Sheriff’s Department, Vergennes police and Middlebury Regional EMS.

Share this story:

More News
News News, Crime

Police investigating pharmacy break-ins in Vergennes, Bristol and Brandon

VERGENNES/BRISTOL/BRANDON — Police in Vergennes, Bristol and Brandon are seeking help from … (read more)

News, Crime

Man charged in Wallingford robbery suspected of Shoreham and Brandon crimes

Federal law enforcement officials have accused a Center Rutland man of robbing a Wallingfo … (read more)

News, Crime

Man armed with knife robs stores in Shoreham and Brandon

SHOREHAM / BRANDON — Police are investigating armed robberies in Shoreham and Brandon this … (read more)

Share this story: