SALISBURY — A 30-year-old woman from Essex Junction was cited following a two-vehicle crash in Salisbury yesterday.
The crash took place on US Route 7 near the intersection with Pomainville Drive at around 8:30 p.m.
One of the vehicles caught fire following the crash. .
US Route 7 was closed to traffic while firefighters extinguished the fire.
Police identified one of the drivers as Ervina Iseric.
Police say she was headed south on US Route 7 at a high rate of speed when she hit the rear end of another vehicle, causing it to leave the road and overturn.
Iseric’s vehicle also left the road and caught fire.
No occupants in the other vehicle were injured.
While speaking with Iseric, police say they detected indicators of impairment.
She was transported by ambulance to Porter Medical Center for suspected minor injuries, and later consented to provide a sample of her blood.
Iseric was released to hospital staff after being issued a citation to appear in court at a later date to answer the charges of DUI, and negligent operation.