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Warwick man dies in motorcycle crash

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By Alana Cerrone

acerrone@abc6.com

Warwick Police are investigating a fatal motorcycle accident in their city. 

Officials say 56-year-old Frank Rosa of Warwick was driving his motorcycle down West Shore Road around 7:45 Wednesday evening when he somehow lost control and crashed into a telephone pole at the corner of West Shore Road and Coleman Street. Investigators say Rosa was thrown from his motorcycle and was not wearing a helmet.

Witnesses say a blue Mustang was speeding in the area just prior to the crash. Officials are investigating whether this car had any involvement in the accident.

Rosa was pronounced dead at the scene.

Anyone with information related to the crash is requested to contact the Warwick Police Department Traffic Division at (401)468-4343.

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