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.