DRIVER CITED WITH FAILING TO YIELD FOLLOWING MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH
N.H. - On Friday, February 3rd 2017 around 1:30 P.M., Dunbarton Police
Officer Ralph McClellan and Dunbarton Fire/EMS personnel were dispatched
to the intersection of Stark Highway North (Route 13) and Concord Stage
Road (Route 77), otherwise known as "Page's Corner," for a report of a
motor vehicle collision involving two vehicles with entrapment and
investigation revealed that a GM pickup truck being driven by Robert
Boutwell of Contoocook, NH had stopped at the intersection and then
proceeded to travel southbound towards Stark Highway North from Jewett
Road. Boutwell pulled out in front of a tractor trailer being driven
westbound by Jeffrey Divoll of Sandown, NH. Divoll couldn't stop in time
to avoid colliding with Boutwell in the intersection.
had to be extracted from his pickup truck and sustained minor injuries
in the crash. He was evaluated on scene by Dunbarton EMS personnel. Both
vehicles sustained heavy damage in the crash and were towed from the
Boutwell was issued a citation for failing to yield the right-of-way.