Northfield Ambulance responded and treated Newton at the scene before transporting him to a nearby landing area where Newton was then airlifted by DHART to Fletcher Allen in Burlington with serious injuries. Gulbrandson did not sustain any injuries as a result of this collision.
The UPS truck sustained heavy front end damage and was removed from the scene by LaRoche Towing and secured at the LaRoche facility. The freight train sustained minimal damage to the front of the engine and was operated away from the scene by New England Central Railroad personnel.
At last report, Newton was being treated for his injuries at Fletcher Allen in Burlington. No additional information regarding the medical condition of Newton will be released today by Vermont State Police.