One killed on I-95, police investigating

PAWTUCKET, R.I (WLNE) – Rhode Island State Police are investigating a fatal pedestrian crash that occurred early Sunday Afternoon.

Police say they responded to reports of a male walking in the northbound travel lanes on I-95 near Exit 27 in Pawtucket at 12:00 pm.

With help from Pawtucket Police and Fire, a preliminary investigation revealed the unnamed male was struck by oncoming traffic.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The identity of the man has not been revealed pending notification of his family, and the crash remains under investigation.

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