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Suspect in Deadly Vermont Wrong-Way Crash Moved from Hospital tro Prison

The crash killed 5 and injured several others

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    NBC 5/Rachel Karcz
    I-89 southbound in Williston, Vermont, was closed off after 5 people were killed in a crash and a police cruiser was stolen the night before.

    The Vermont man charged with driving the wrong way on an interstate and killing five teenagers and injuring several other people in a series of crashes has been moved from a hospital to prison.

    The Department of Corrections say 36-year-old Steven Bourgoin was moved Thursday to the state prison in Springfield, Vermont.

    Police say the 36-year-old Bourgoin crashed into the teens' car on Interstate 89 in Williston, then stole a police cruiser and crashed it into at least seven other vehicles Oct. 8. He was critically injured.

    He pleaded not guilty to five counts of second-degree murder and other charges.

    Five Teens Killed in Wrong-Way Vermont Crash

    [NECN] Five Teens Killed in Wrong-Way Vermont Crash
    Five young people are dead following a crash with a wrong-way driver on Interstate 89 in Williston, Vermont State Police said. (Published Sunday, Oct. 9, 2016)

    Four of the victims were Harwood Union High School juniors; the fifth attended Kimball Union Academy in Meriden, New Hampshire.

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