Protesters briefly block I-95 with U-Haul, bring traffic to a standstill

Providence

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) ─ A group of protesters made their way onto I-95 near the Providence Place mall Monday night, using a U-Haul truck and a couple of other cars to block off traffic.

The protest lasted for approximately 10 minutes near Exit 23 on I-95 North before Rhode Island State Police troopers arrived and broke it up.

A 12 News crew on scene saw troopers making a handful of arrests.

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