2 hospitalized after car hits utility pole in Lincoln

May 31st, 2022

LINCOLN, RI – Two people were hospitalized after a single-vehicle collision in Lincoln on Monday night.

According to a report by WPRI, the crash happened at about 7:15 p.m. on Twin River Road just west of RI-146.

Witnesses told police the vehicle drifted to the right side of the roadway and slammed into a light pole.

The driver, a 69-year-old Johnston man, was unconscious when paramedics arrived. His 89-year-old passenger was conscious but could not recall what occurred.

Both occupants were taken to a nearby hospital with injuries believed to be non-life-threatening.

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Written By: Ronald J. Resmini

Last Updated : Tuesday, May 31, 2022