NORTH KINGSTOWN, R.I. (WPRI) — Police are investigating a head-on crash in North Kingstown that claimed a woman’s life and injured another.
The crash took place around 11:30 a.m. on South County Trail (Route 2) in the area of Dry Bridge Road, leaving one vehicle on its roof and the other with significant damage.
According to North Kingstown Police Lt. John Urban, the 20-year-old woman was driving the car that flipped over was pronounced dead at the scene, while the 57-year-old woman who was driving the second vehicle was taken to Rhode Island Hospital. The severity of her injuries is unknown at this time.
Anyone who witnessed either vehicle operating before or during the crash is asked to contact North Kingstown detectives at (401) 294-3311.