New Hampshire

Charges in Fatal Crash in Vermont


A Vermont woman is facing charges following a crash that killed two people in Newfane on Friday.

According to police, Sarah Loos was driving northbound on Vermont Rte. 30 when she drifted into the southbound lane. When in the wrong lane, Loos hit another car carrying two passengers head-on.

One of the people in that car, Robert Lind, was pronounced dead at the scene. His passenger, Mandi Gamache, was taken to the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Hanover, New Hampshire,with severe injuries. Gamache died Saturday.

Loos was treated at Memorial Hospital in Brattleboro, Vermont for minor injuries.

During the investigation, police obtained a search warrant to test Loos' blood.

Following that test, she was charged with DUI Drugs and Grossly Negligent Operator.

She is scheduled to appear in court at a later date and she remains in the hospital recovering from her injuries.

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