Police investigating serious accident in East Providence

By News Staff


A man sustained life-threatening injuries after a car crash in East Providence Tuesday.

The accident happened around 8 p.m. on Taunton Avenue near King Richard’s Auto Center.

Witnesses tell ABC6 the jeep was struck from behind by an Infiniti, throwing the driver of the jeep from his vehicle, which then flipped twice before landing on top of him. Witnesses say they rushed to help, lifting the jeep to pull the man out from underneath.

Both the driver of the jeep and a female passenger in the Infiniti were taken to the hospital. The passenger of the jeep and the driver of the Infiniti were not injured.

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