Teen Driver Crashes Head-On With Dump Truck on S.C. Trail

November 16th, 2021

EXETER, RI – According to ABC 6, a teen was injured after he slammed into a dump truck on South County Trail Monday.

The 17-year-old driver was heading north on South County trail when he swerved into the southbound lanes and collided head-on with the dump truck.

First responders transported the 17-year-old to an area hospital with minor injuries. It is unclear if the dump truck driver was injured.

Authorities believe the accident was caused by the 17-year-old’s excessive speed and inexperience.

The exact location on South County Trail where the crash happened is unclear at this time.

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Written By: Ronald J. Resmini

Last Updated : Friday, July 8, 2022