Man, 20, killed in early morning crash in Providence

Providence

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — A 20-year-old man was killed in an early morning accident in Providence on Saturday.

According to Commander Thomas Verdi, police were called to the 700 block of Manton Ave. just before 4:30 a.m. for a report of a crash.

When they arrived, they found the driver went up on the sidewalk, hit a rock wall, then struck a utility pole.

The victim is being identified as David Gomez, 20, of Johnston.

Investigators believe that weather may have been a factor in the crash, but it is still under investigation.

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