Major crash near Glocester leaves 1 dead, 3 injured

October 20th, 2022

GLOCESTER, RI – A three-vehicle crash involving a dump truck in Gloucester last Friday claimed the life of a woman an left three juveniles injured.

According to WPRI, the crash occurred in the 1900 block of Putnam Pike, near the intersection with Olney Keach Road at about 2:30 p.m.

The cause of the crash is unclear at this time. However, police say two small SUVs and a dump truck were involved.

The driver of one of the SUVs, a 66-year-old Glocester woman, was rusehd to a local hospital, where she died a short time later. Three juvenile passengers in her SUV were taken to an area hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

The other individuals involved, two adults and a juvenile were evaluated and released form the scene.

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Written By: Ronald J. Resmini

Last Updated : Thursday, October 20, 2022