Single-vehicle crash with injuries, Woodford

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WOODFORD — A 48-year-old Waterbury man was involved in a single-vehicle crash with injuries in Woodford yesterday.

The crash took place on Vermont Route 9 near Notch Road at around 6:39 p.m.

According to the police report, a tractor-trailer, driven by Christopher Whittingham was headed west on Vermont Route 9 from Searsburg.

Whittingham overturned the tractor-trailer on its side going around a corner.

The rig left its lane of travel and crossed over the centerline, sliding off the road.

The vehicle came to an uncontrolled rest facing south, blocking the road.

The tractor cab was off the shoulder of the road and down the embankment.

Police say Whittingham was removed from the vehicle and treated by Bennington Rescue on the scene.

He was later transported via LifeNet to the hospital to be treated for his injuries.