Young man seriously hurt in Pawtucket dirt bike crash

By John Krinjak

Email: jkrinjak@abc6.com

Twitter: @johnkrinjakABC6

PAWTUCKET, R.I. (WLNE) — A young man is in intensive care Saturday night, after crashing his dirt bike on a local street.

Police say a 23-year-old man from Pawtucket was going the wrong way on school street just before 4PM. He lost control of the bike and hit a telephone pole.

We’re told right now he’s in the ICU at Rhode Island Hospital, being treated for life-threatening injuries.

School street was shut down for several hours this evening while police reconstructed the accident.

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