A North Troy motorist suffered minor injuries in a crash in Eden on Tuesday that killed the operator of an ATV.

A North Troy motorist suffered minor injuries in a crash in Eden on Tuesday that killed the operator of an ATV. Anthony Acorace, 56, North Troy, was driving north on Route 100 just after 5 p.m. when Lewis Jones, 75, of Eden, pulled out of a residence onto Route 100 while operating a Honda All-Terrain Vehicle. Trooper Brandon Sweet reported that Acorace tried to swerve into the opposite lane to avoid the ATV but struck the vehicle near the center of the road. Jones was pronounced dead at the scene. The Vermont State Police Crash Reconstruction Scene assisted along with the Lamoille County Sheriff’s Department, the North Eastern Medical Services (NEMS), and the North Hyde Park Eden Fire Department. The vehicle was towed from the scene. VT Route 100 was closed north of the North Road Intersection for approximately 3½ hours. Anyone who may have witnessed the crash is encouraged to contact Trooper Sweet at the Williston Barracks 802-878-7111.

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