2 seriously injured in motorcycle crash on Providence highway

Rhode Island State Police at the scene of a motorcycle crash on Route 6 in Providence, Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2022. (WLNE)

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WLNE) — Two people were seriously injured in a motorcycle crash on the highway in Providence early Tuesday morning.

The crash happened just before 4:30 a.m. at Route 6 west and Route 10 south.

Rhode Island State Police said they believe the driver lost control and veered into a construction area on the highway.

State police said a man and woman on the bike were taken to Rhode Island Hospital for injuries but were conscious at the scene.

Both were wearing helmets at the time of the crash, state police added.

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