Firefighters cut roof off SUV to rescue woman trapped inside


PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) – Emergency crews had to cut the roof off a Honda CR-V to rescue the driver after the SUV tipped over in Providence Friday morning.

Emergency crews were called to the corner of Harold Street and Regent Avenue in the Valley neighborhood of Providence around 1:30 a.m. after being notified about the crash.

Fire officials on scene told Eyewitness News a woman was the only person in the vehicle and she was rushed to Rhode Island Hospital.

Fire officials didn’t elaborate on the extent of the woman’s injuries.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

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