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Vermont State Police Officer Crashes Into Guardrails in Heavy Rain

A Vermont State Police officer hydroplaned during heavy rain Monday morning.

Vermont State Police say one of their officers is fine after his car struck some guardrails along Interstate 89 in Middlesex during heavy rain.

Police said 38-year-old Detective Sgt. Michael Dion was on duty and responding to an untimely death. At about 6:30 a.m. Monday, he hydroplaned and struck the guardrails.

Dion, who works in the state police Bureau of Criminal Investigations, was evaluated and released from a hospital. 

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