Police say a 78-year-old woman is in critical condition after being struck by a car and thrown through a store window in South Kingstown Thursday morning.
Police arrested Nikia Mierez, 31, outside Curvin McCabe Elementary School Wednesday morning.
An evening walk turned into a frightening ordeal for a Pawtucket man after he was hit by a stolen pizza delivery car, just a block away from his home.
Police were dispatched to 601 Laurel Street, near the intersection of Laurel and Henry Streets, at about 10 p.m. for a report of a person down in the road.
A man was struck and killed Monday as he was trying to cross the Pontiac Avenue-Howard Avenue intersection at 5:10 p.m., the police said.
A man who was hit by a car in Warwick earlier this month has died as a result of his injuries. City police said Thursday that Sean P. Eagan died at Rhode Island Hospital on Nov. 13. Eagan, 47, was crossing Warwick Avenue in the area of Scranton Avenue at about 5 p.m. on Nov. 7 when he was struck …
An investigation is underway after a pedestrian was struck and killed in Woonsocket Tuesday night. Police said the 70-year-old man was crossing Cass Avenue at about 7:15 p.m. when he was struck by a female driver. – WPRI [box style=”alert”]More from WPRI: Driver not charged in crash that killed man; victim’s family furious[/alert]
Seekonk police have identified the pedestrian that was killed in the town last week as Steven Nixon of Dorchester.
A Portsmouth woman was arrested and charged Sunday after an elderly woman was struck by a car and killed in the town.
Police are investigating a hit and run in which three pedestrians, including a toddler in a stroller, were injured Monday afternoon.
A pedestrian was struck and seriously injured at 1:45 p.m. Thursday, the Westerly police reported.
A North Providence High School teacher is recovering after being hit by a car outside the school’s prom venue Friday night.
The Central Falls police are looking for the driver of a car who struck two people in front of the CVS Pharmacy on Broad Street April 12 and took off.
The Narragansett police are looking for information regarding a hit-and-run accident that took place Saturday at around 12:30 a.m. at the intersection of Point Judith Rd. and Sand Hill Cove Rd. near Charlie O’s Tavern. – The Providence Journal It is unclear from reading the article if police believe there was anyone driving the car or if it was a …
Rhode Island College is offering counseling to students and flying flags at half-staff as it mourns an English professor who was struck and killed by a pickup truck in Central New York. Forty-three-year-old Jennifer Cook of Providence was walking with her mother Friday afternoon in Syracuse when the truck veered across the road and struck them. – CNYcentral.com “Killed by …
In New York City the Department of Transportation shovels DOT owned sidewalks, in Providence…
Hit & run driver kills pedestrian in New Bedford.
“We’re heavily enforcing pedestrian violations because they’re impeding traffic and causing too many accidents and deaths,” said Lt. Lydia Leos of the Los Angeles Police Department. Thus a familiar pattern reasserts itself: The best way to reduce pedestrian deaths is to issue tickets to pedestrians. A similar dynamic can be seen in recent weeks after a spate of pedestrian deaths …
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