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Car Veers Off Highway, Driver Killed in Rollover Crash in Cranston, RI

Authorities did not release the name and age of the victim

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WJAR

Police in Cranston, Rhode Island are investigating after a man died in a single-vehicle rollover crash early Wednesday.

WJAR reports a Jeep traveling on Route 10 south veered off the highway and down an embankment sometime around 2:30 a.m. The driver, who was the sole occupant of the car, died at the scene.

A witness told WJAR that they wondered if the overnight rain played a factor in the fatal crash. The victim’s name and age were not immediately announced.

Details on what caused the Jeep to veer off the highway were not immediately clear. The investigation is ongoing.

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