FRANKLIN COUNTY, VT. (THECOUNT) — Peter Morin, of Saint Albans, Vermont, has been identified as the victim in a Wednesday fatal motorcycle crash in Franklin County.

Morin, 28, was killed in a two-vehicle motorcycle crash near Swanson Wednesday afternoon.


According to reports, Morin was operating a motorcycle on Sheldon Road in Saint Albans City, when the bike came into contact with the rear end of a farm truck hauling silage around 2 p.m. Wednesday.

Morin was pronounced deceased at the scene of blunt force trauma injuries.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.


Geo quick facts: Franklin County is a county located in the U.S. state of Vermont. As of the 2010 census, the population was 47,746. Its county seat is the city of St. Albans. It borders the Canadian province of Quebec. The county was created in 1792 and organized in 1796. Franklin County is part of the Burlington metropolitan area – Wikipedia.