Wrong-way crash kills former Cranston police officer, injures 2 others

March 3rd, 2022

SOUTH KINGSTOWN, RI – A former police officer died and two others were injured after a wrong-way crash in South Kingstown earlier this year.

According to the Providence Journal, former Cranston officer Robert Brown, 56, was driving north in the southbound lanes of Route 1 near Moonstone Beach Road when the crash happened.

Brown was pronounced dead at the scene.

Two Charlestown residents were injured in the crash.

Lisa Brunetti, 59, was rushed to a hospital via helicopter with serious injuries.

57-year-old Stephen Hatch sustained minor injuries and was treated on the scene.


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Written By: Ronald J. Resmini

Last Updated : Thursday, March 3, 2022