News Alert:Transportation Committee Meets with VTrans to Discuss Quechee Gorge Bridge Suicides

Sydney Sloan

Wednesday, January 25th, 2017:

Located in the State House, situated at a large table in the center of a large room, 10-12 transportation committee members meet to discuss and ongoing case involving the Quechee Gorge Bridge in Quechee, Vermont. The issue at end is suicide via the bridge. Two members of VTrans sit in the front of the room and present an ongoing case involving the Quechee community. Earlier this past summer members of the community reached out to the State House for help. Since 2007 there have been 11 suicides in Vermont committed on bridges.