Police chief returns to work following crash

November 14, 2018

GROTON, Vt. (AP) — A Vermont police chief has gone back to work after he and his wife were injured in a collision in which the other driver died.

The Caledonian-Record reports St. Johnsbury Police Chief Tim Page returned to the office Tuesday, close to a week after the crash.

Page and his wife Colleen were heading out to dinner Nov. 3 when 48-year-old Davan Ostrover’s vehicle crossed the center line and collided with Page’s car.

Page suffered a broken hand and a broken rib, and his wife was treated for serious injuries at a New Hampshire hospital.

Ostrover died at the scene. Police say he was not wearing a seat belt.

St. Johnsbury Police Capt. Jason Gray was running the department in Page’s absence.

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