Coventry man dies following single-car crash

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COVENTRY, R.I. (WPRI) — A man has died following a single car crash on Tiogue Avenue at Arnold Road late Sunday afternoon.

Coventry police tell us it happened around 4:45 p.m.

Eyewitness News was on the scene, where police had partially blocked the roads and an accident reconstruction team began its investigation. The roadway has since reopened to traffic.

Lt. David Nelson said CPR was performed on the driver, a 53-year-old Coventry man, who was then transported by ambulance to Kent Hospital.

He was later pronounced dead.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

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