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Inspection: 111720058 - Agency Of Transportation
Inspection Information - Office: Vermont
Report ID: 0155010
Open Date: 12/23/1994
Agency Of Transportation
Rt 125 Middlebury, VT 05753
Union Status: Union
SIC: 1611/Highway and Street Construction, Except Elevated Highways
Mailing: 133 State St, Montpelier, VT 05602
Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 14302756
Two Highway Workers Struck By Vehicle
At approximately 12:15 p.m. on December 22, 1994, Employees #1 and #2 were applying cold patch to a state highway surface. An approaching vehicle, traveling at approximately 41 mph, failed to notice the warning flashers or the orange-vested workers, and hit the two employees. Employee #1 suffered fractures and damaged ligaments in both lower legs and Employee #2 suffered multiple compound fractures to both lower legs. Both were hospitalized.
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