Driver charged with DUI after car crash causes fire

February 23rd, 2022

WARWICK, RI – A driver faces DUI charges after crashing into a shed at a Warwick residence Sunday night.

According to WPRI, a driver crashed into a shed that caught on fire after impact on Haswill Street.

Emergency crews, put out the fire and extracted the unconscious person from their vehicle. They believe the driver had overdosed prior to the crash.

They were taken to Rhode Island Hospital and are expected to recover.

Police charged the unidentified driver for driving under the influence.

If you’ve been injured in a car crash involving an impaired driver, you should seek legal counsel to get justice for your injuries. Our team of personal injury attorneys in Warwick can fight for your case to get the compensation you deserve. Give us a call at (401) 751-8855 or contact us online to schedule a free consultation.

Written By: Ronald J. Resmini

Last Updated : Wednesday, February 23, 2022