Crash results in injuries


Mike Ullery | Daily Call Troy police, firefighters, and medics work at the scene of a two-vehicle crash at St. Rt. 55 and Arthur Drive on Wednesday afternoon.

Mike Ullery | Daily Call Troy police, firefighters, and medics work at the scene of a two-vehicle crash at St. Rt. 55 and Arthur Drive on Wednesday afternoon.


TROY — A crash between a pickup truck and SUV resulted in injuries to the drivers on Wednesday afternoon.

An off-duty Troy police officer called dispatch to inform them that he had been involved in a crash at St. Rt. 55 and Arthur Drive just after 4 p.m. The officer, Patrolman Todd Sloan, 52, requested a medic unit to respond for injuries.

According to Capt. Joe Long, an unidentified driver of a Chevrolet Suburban Tahoe pulled out in front of Sloan and T-boned Sloan’s Ford F-250 truck. Sloan was transported to Upper Valley Medical Center with minor injuries. The driver of the other vehicle was not injured.

Both vehicles sustained heavy damage with one remaining in the roadway, while the pickup truck impacted a large utility pole knocking out power to traffic lights at the intersection.

Troy police are investigating the crash.

Mike Ullery | Daily Call Troy police, firefighters, and medics work at the scene of a two-vehicle crash at St. Rt. 55 and Arthur Drive on Wednesday afternoon.
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