Thursday, June 14, 2018

Police investigating fatal Springfield crash

Springfield Police are investigating a fatal two-car head-on collision. It happened Wednesday afternoon just after 2 p.m. on Route 11 west near the Springfield Health and Rehabilitation Center.

Barbara Comtois, a 79 year old retired Bellows Falls Union High School home economics teacher and a former Vermont Mother of the Year, died from her injuries in the accident.



Vehicle Crash / Fatality
Incident Number: 18SF005544
Investigating' Officer:. Cpl. Morancy
Date/Time of Incident: 06/13/2018 2:00 p.m.

On 06/13/2018 at 2:01 p.m., the Springfield Police and Fire Department responded to Vermont Route 11 west near the Springfield Health and Rehabilitation Center for a reported two-car motor vehicle crash. It was described as two vehicle crash and that involved vehicles had collided head on.

On arrival, both vehicles and their respective operators were present. Both operators were trapped in their respective vehicles and both needed to be removed by the "Jaws of Life" tool.

One operator was transported to the Springfield Hospital. A short time later, that operator succumbed to the injuries suffered in the crash.

The second operator was air lifted to Dartmouth Hitchcock Hospital in Lebanon, New Hampshire and that operator's current condition is not known.

This crash is the early stages of the investigation.

Anyone having information about this crash is asked to contact the Springfield Police Department at 802-885-2112 and ask to speak with crash investigator Cpl.Morancy.


  1. Kami Menyediakan vidio sabung ayam yang dari bertarung , ngawin , tarungan 2 lawan 1 , tarungan si besar dan si kecil , ingin tau video nya ? hanya di BBM: D1A1E6DF / WA: +6281377055002

  2. Hey 6:00 AM


Please keep your comments polite and on-topic. No profanity

R E C E N T . . . C O M M E N T S

Springfield Vermont News is an ongoing zero-income volunteer hyperlocal news gathering project. No paid advertising is accepted on this site but any Springfield business willing to place a link to this news blog on their site will be considered for a free ad here. Businesses, organizations and individuals may submit write-ups and photos about any positive happenings here in Springfield that they are associated with and would be deemed newsworthy. Email the Editor at

Privacy statement: This blog does not share personal information with third parties nor do we store any information about your visit to this blog other than to analyze and optimize your content and reading experience through the use of cookies. You can turn off the use of cookies at anytime by changing your specific browser settings. We are not responsible for republished content from this blog on other blogs or websites without our permission. This privacy policy is subject to change without notice and was last updated on January 1, 2017. If you have any questions feel free to contact Springfield Vermont News directly here:

Pageviews past week


Sign by Danasoft - For Backgrounds and Layouts