One dead in North Kingstown after fatal motor vehicle accident

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NORTH KINGSTOWN, R.I (WLNE) – North Kingstown Police and Fire/Rescue responded to Tower Hill Road in the area of Shore Drive for a reported motor vehicle accident on Sunday, June 30th 2019, around 7:42 p.m 

According to police, arriving officers found a motor vehicle collision between a motorcycle and a passenger car at that time. 

An initial investigation at the scene determine the motorcycle was going south on Tower Hill Road at which point the passenger car backed into the roadway causing a collision with the motorcycle. 

Police say the operator of the motorcycle sustained severe injures as a result of the collision and was transported to Rhode Island Hospital where he was pronounced deceased. 

Police have not revealed the identity of the victim at this time, pending the notification of next of kin and the accident remains under investigation by the North Kingstown Police Accident Reconstruction Unit and the Detective Division. 

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