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Train Tracks Reopened After Fatal Crash in Providence

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    Providence Crash on Amtrak Tracks Aerials

    Authorities respond to the scene of an overturned vehicle on the Amtrak tracks west of Route 128. (Published Monday, Jan. 7, 2019)

    Train tracks have been reopened after a reported fatal car crash in Rhode Island early Monday morning.

    Police in Providence tell WJAR that a man was killed in the crash, which happened near Dike Street just before 4:30 a.m.

    An overturned car on the tracks interrupted service between Kingston and Providence west of Route 128 Station in Massachusetts.

    The train tracks west of Route 128 are in the process of opening back up as of 7:30 a.m., according to Amtrak officials.

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    A young Ohio woman broke down in tears when she was cleared of murder charges involving the death of her newborn child. A jury cleared Brooke Skylar Richardson, 20, of aggravated murder, involuntary manslaughter and child endangerment charges of a baby she had given birth to and buried in the family's backyard.

    (Published Friday, Sept. 13, 2019)

    Commuters are being warned of residual delays.

    The investigation into the crash is ongoing.

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