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Truck collides with moose on Route 4

On Nov. 4, at approximately 5:38 p.m., Troopers from the Vermont State Police responded to US Route 4 in Mendon for a one vehicle traffic crash involving a moose.

Through investigation it was learned Korey Kubricki, age 20 from Little Egg Hrb, NJ, was operating his 2009 GMC Canyon traveling east on Route 4, at speeds no greater than 50 mph. A bull moose emerged from the south side of US Route 4 and ran into the eastbound lane, and into Kubricki's path of travel. Kubricki was not able to avoid collision and subsequently collided with the moose. There was Substantial front impact damage to the vehicle but Kubricki not injured. He was wearing his seatbelt.

Troopers were assisted at the scene by the Rutland City Fire Department.