Central Falls Police said they were called to Roosevelt Avenue around 3:05 a.m. Saturday, where they found a 51-year old Pawtucket man in the roadway.
The woman began arguing with the officer, then backed up her vehicle about fifty feet and drove at the officer head-on. He was able to step partially out of the way, but had minor injuries.
Providence Police arrested a woman Sunday morning after she hit a pedestrian with her vehicle and fled the scene.
Police are investigating a hit and run in which three pedestrians, including a toddler in a stroller, were injured Monday afternoon.
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.
Police are asking for help in identifying the driver who struck two pedestrians near the CVS pharmacy at 309 Broad St., just before 3 a.m. Saturday. – The Providence Journal
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 …
Hit & run driver kills pedestrian in New Bedford.
A hit & run driver struck an 11-year-old boy in Newport. Police seek information.
Alyssa Guzman was struck at about 8:30 a.m. on Monday in the area of Dorrance and Westminster streets. Providence police Sgt. Paul Zienowicz said Tuesday that the vehicle involved in the hit-and-run was a tan minivan but with unknown plates. Anyone who may have witnessed what happened should contact the Providence police, he said. – The Providence Journal
A state senator is working to pass legislation that will crack down on hit-and-run drivers. Under the bill, drivers who take off would be guilty of a felony and could be fined up to $5,000, spend a year in jail, and have their license suspended for a year. – WPRI
Rhode Island State Police are on the lookout for a driver who struck a man in West Greenwich Tuesday night and fled the scene. – WPRI The ProJo story on the same incident talks about a car this and a car that, but never reveals that there was a person operating said car, and it was that person that took …
A little after 8 p.m., the girls, ages 14 and 17, were getting off a RIPTA bus in the area of Westminster and Knight streets, the police said. They ran across the street without looking and were hit by the car, described by the police as a dark Honda. – The Providence Journal
The woman, whom the police did not name, was walking in a designated crosswalk area around 9:50 p.m., when a driver traveling east on Front Street struck her with the car and then continued driving.
The police are searching for the driver who fled the area in a Jeep with Rhode Island registration 527-625. – The Providence Journal Of course what the headline does not say is, someone was driving the Jeep, it was not simply a rogue Jeep.
Authorities say a woman has died after being struck by a pickup truck outside a Wrentham motel and dragged three miles up U.S. Route 1 to Foxborough.
Eyewitnesses are calling on the suspect of a hit and run to turn himself in, after a woman was struck and left for dead in the middle of the road.
A man was hospitalized and a suspect was arrested following a hit-and-run crash in downtown Providence.
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