Four-car crash shuts down I-195 EB in E. Providence

By: News Staff


EAST PROVIDENCE – A headache for drivers along I-195 in East Providence Saturday night, when a four-car accident shut down all Eastbound lanes for an hour.

The crash happened at Exit 7 Eastbound around 6:15 p.m.

One of the cars rolled over and the two people inside were sent to the hospital to be checked on, after complaining of minor pains, according to state police. Everyone else was okay.

Traffic was diverted off of the highway during cleanup. The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

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