There has been an alarming number of crashes involving pedestrians in the last few weeks; including in Providence, Dartmouth, Taunton, and West Greenwich.
Police in Taunton are investigating a crash that sent a city man to the hospital with serious injuries. Lt. Paul Roderick said in a news release that the victim, 49-year-old Nicholas Fabiano, was struck by a truck in the area of 470 West Britannia Street at about 10:46 Friday morning. – WPRI
Cynthia MacDonald, 63, sustained significant injuries and was transported to Rhode Island Hospital.
According to police, the 10-year-old was struck at about 5:30 p.m. on Fruit Street.
Amtrak train at New London Station. Photo (cc) mjpeacecorps The Day of New London editorialized this week about our new train service to Wickford Junction. The gist of the editorial being they like more trains and want even more. Currently, New London is stuck in a bit of a train void, Shore Line East service to New London does not …