Crews respond to crashes on Vermont roads

WATERBURY, Vt. (WCAX) Crews with the Vermont Agency of Transportation responded to several crashes Wednesday, as snow fell across the state.

Slick conditions led to several slide-offs on Interstate 89, including a semi-truck that went into the ledges in the median between the Waterbury and Middlesex exits. Police say the truck's driver, Alexandro Castellanos-Figueroa, 26, of Montreal, tried to pass another car, lost control and jack-knifed into the median. The car then plowed into the rear of the truck. Castellanos-Figueroa was hospitalized with non-life threatening injuries. Police say he was driving too fast for conditions.

Police say a stuck tractor-trailer also temporarily blocked all traffic on Hinesburg Road in South Burlington.

Vermont State Police are reminding motorists to drive to the conditions.