Police searching for box truck involved in highway hit-and-run


PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — Police are asking for the public’s help locating a white box truck involved in a hit-and-run crash on I-95 North early Wednesday morning.

The crash occurred just after 6 a.m. near the Thurbers Avenue curve in Providence, according to Rhode Island State Police.

Police said the truck rear-ended a motorcycle and continued driving.

The motorcyclist suffered broken bones which are not considered life-threatening.

Police are looking for a white box truck that would be damaged on the driver’s side.

The crash backed up traffic for miles before the scene was cleared around 7 a.m.

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