Two-car collision with injuries in Derby

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DERBY — Two people were involved in a crash at the intersection of US Route 5 and Quarry Road in Derby on Friday afternoon.

Claude Chicoine, 61, of Newport, was traveling east in his 2013 Toyota Tacoma on US Route 5, when he initiated a left turn onto Quarry Road.

Sherry Walker, 61, of Derby, was traveling west in a 2020 Nissan Rogue, driving through the intersection on US Route 5.

According to Trooper Leonard, Chicoine failed to yield the right of way to Walker and collided with the driver’s side of Walker’s vehicle.

Chicoine’s vehicle sustained major damage to the front end, while Walker’s vehicle sustained damage to the front end and driver’s side, with airbag deployments on the driver’s side.

Walker was transported by Newport Ambulance to North Country Hospital with injuries.

The roadway was reduced to one lane while the Derby Line Fire Department removed hazards from the roadway and Ray’s Auto towed both vehicles from the scene.

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