Fatal accident on I-95 in Pawtucket

By News Staff


Rhode Island State Police are investigating a deadly
accident on I-95 in Pawtucket, involving a
pedestrian. It happened just after noon near the Pawtucket River Bridge.

     Witnesses say a man was standing in the breakdown lane
on the northbound side near the broadway exit. When he walked into traffic, he was hit by a cement truck and died at the scene.

     Traffic was backed up for several hours.