Pawtucket police investigating fatal hit-and-run

PAWTUCKET, R.I. (WLNE) – Police are investigating a fatal hit-and-run that happened Friday night.

Pawtucket police, fire crews, and Rhode Island State Police responded to the intersection of Lonsdale Avenue and Harrison Street for a report of a hit-and-run involving a motorcycle.

The motorcyclist, a 27-year-old man, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Investigators say that the vehicle involved fled the scene in a dark colored 2006-2008 Nissan Maxima with extensive driver side damage.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Michael Cioe at 401-727-9100 ext. 758 or at

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