By: News Staff


Swansea, M.A. (WLNE) – State Police were on the scene of a fatal two-car accident Thursday morning in Swansea.

It happened on route 195 West near Exit 3 just after 2 a.m.

Police say a 40-year-old woman from Bristol was traveling eastbound when her car crossed the median and struck a Jeep traveling the opposite direction. The Jeep rolled over and caught fire.

The man in the Jeep was pronounced dead at the scene. He was a 38-year-old man from Cranston.

The woman was transported to Rhode Island Hospital.

Police say the accident is still under investigation.

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