Swanton teen faces multiple charges after high-speed chase, crash

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RICHFORD — A 19-year-old from Swanton was arrested late Sunday night after leading Vermont State Police on a high-speed chase that ended in a collision with a parked car in Berkshire.

Camden Learned is facing charges including DUI, attempting to elude, negligent operation, criminal DLS, and disorderly conduct following the incident, which began around 11:45 p.m. on June 30 near Troy St by Main St in Richford.

According to police, troopers attempted to stop Learned for various motor vehicle violations, but he fled at a high rate of speed heading west on Route 105.

State Police did not pursue the vehicle but later found it crashed on Route 105 by Route 118.

Learned displayed signs of impairment and was screened for DUI at the scene.

He was taken into custody and transported to the St. Albans State Police Barracks for processing.

Further investigation revealed that Learned had a criminally suspended driver’s license.

The young man was released with a citation to appear in Franklin County Superior Court on July 15 at 8:30 a.m. to answer to the charges.

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