Double fatal crash in Hinesburg
HINESBURG, Vt. (WCAX) - Police say two people are dead after a car crash on Route 116 Saturday night.
They say it happened at the intersection of North Road in Hinesburg.
Eugene Morrell. 51. of Essex, crashed his car into a guard rail and then a utility pole. Both he and his passenger, Melanie Squirrel, 39, of Essex, died on the scene.
Police could not find any witnesses.
The cause of the crash is unknown but police believe speed was a factor. We are told a dog that was found in the backseat survived.
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