Thousands hit Rhode Island beaches on Memorial Day

NARRAGANSETT, R.I. (WLNE) — Thousands of Southern New Englanders headed to Rhode Island beaches for a very sunny Memorial Day. 

ABC 6 News crews saw a long line of cars near a parking lot outside Scarborough State Beach on Monday.  

The beaches in Narragansett were packed with beachgoers for the unofficial start of the summer recreation season with lifeguards, beach staff, concessions, and bathrooms.  

Scarborough South State Beach was the exception and will open on June 19. 

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