SMITHFIELD, R.I. (WPRI) — Rhode Island State Police are investigating after a Johnston woman was hit and killed by a vehicle Monday night on I-295 North.
The woman was identified Tuesday morning as Lori Mollicone, 62.
Police said the initial investigation showed Mollicone was walking in the center lane when she was struck around 6:45 p.m. in the area of the Route 7 exit.
She was pronounced dead at the scene, according to police.
Police said no charges are currently pending against the female driver who hit Mollicone.
Anyone with information on the crash is asked to contact state police at (401) 444-1000.