UPDATE: Motorcyclist injured after West Warwick crash

By: News Staff


WEST WARWICK, R.I. – A 61-year-old man from West Warwick was transported to the hospital after a crash Thursday evening.

Police say around 6:26 p.m., the unidentified male was travelling eastbound on Wakefield Street, on his motorcycle, when he left the lane of travel and collided with another vehicle.

Fire crews say the driver of the car refused medial attention, but the motorcycle rider is in critical condition at Rhode Island Hospital.

Wakefield Street was able to open around 10 p.m. after being closed temporarily.

West Warwick Police are investigating. 

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