Milton school teacher, Heather Valyou dies on Westford-Milton Road, Westford single-car accident
Heather Valyou Death – Cause of Death : 56-year-old Heather Valyou, of Westford, Vermont has died following a deadly single-car accident that happened on Wednesday night, December 15, 2021. The crash occurred at approximately 7:50 p.m. on Westford-Milton Road in Westford, Vermont.
Preliminary investigation revealed that Valyou was driving her car on Westford-Milton Road when she drifted off the roadway and crashed head-on into a tree. She sustained blunt force trauma injuries and to which she succumbed to at the scene of the crash.
Valyou went to Milton High School, Milton VT, and worked at Milton Town School District.
“Heather Valyou, I enjoyed working with you. You have a heart of gold and always advocated for your little people you worked with. Your smile could light up a room. When I told my son of what happened, he was deeply saddened. He said you were such a nice person. He remembered you from when you still worked in the Elementary building. He is now a Sophomore. That was the impact that you had on our community. He still remembers you after all these years. Rest easy my friend”.
“Wednesday evening the Milton community was devastated by the tragic loss of Heather Valyou, a beloved teacher in the Milton schools for the past 35 years.
Lakelife has named a tea in her honor, and all the proceeds of this tea will be donated to Heather’s family.
Our thoughts and prayers are with her family, friends and students”.
The crash remains under investigation.
Heather Valyou’s obituary will be released by her family. Our thoughts are with the family and friends of Valyou.