Police say a Boston man drove his car into oncoming traffic in Rhode Island, causing a crash that left two people dead and two others injured.
Police say 20-year-old Houston Smith was headed south near the Raytheon Corporation's Portsmouth campus on Friday when he crossed the double yellow line and hit a car carrying three people that was traveling in the opposite direction.
Ninety-year-old Portsmouth resident Dina Occhi and 59-year-old Theodore White, of Little Compton, were killed in the second car. The 58-year-old driver of that car, Mary Ann White, of Little Compton, was taken to a hospital, along with Smith.
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Smith was arraigned Sunday on charges that include driving under the influence with death resulting. He was released on personal recognizance. It's unclear if he has an attorney.