Man suffers injuries in crash
SHAFTSBURY — A 77-year-old man has suffered leg and rib injuries after losing control of his vehicle and hitting a tree in Shaftsbury.
Vermont State Police say Ernest Palencsar of Bennington lost control of his Honda CRV and drove it off the road at about 1:30 p.m. Wednesday. It rolled down an embankment and hit a tree.
Palencsar, who had to be removed from his vehicle by the Shaftsbury Fire Department, was taken to Southwestern Vermont Medical Center for treatment. An investigation is continuing.MORE IN Southern VermontIn honor of the sesquicentennial of the end of the Civil War, Brattleboro veterans are putting... Full Story
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