• car crash July 15, 2022 10:53 am

    Several Hurt When SUV Crashes Onto Beach in Onset

    A person was flown to the hospital after their SUV fell 30 feet down an embankment onto the beach in Onset, Massachusetts, early Friday morning, fire officials said. Six people in total were hurt in the crash off Onset Avenue near Hotel Road, and they had injuries ranging from severe to minor, according to the Onset Fire Department. The crash…

  • attleboro July 12, 2022 3:57 pm

    RI Man Charged With Shooting At Police Officers Sentenced to Prison

    A Rhode Island man is recovering from surgery after he was shot by Massachusetts officers who say he suddenly opened fire at them as they responded to a report of a man with a possible gun at a church. Forty-one-year-old Eric Lindsey faces multiple charges following Monday’s incident, including two counts of firearm-armed assault to murder, fourt counts of attempted...

  • Rhode Island June 7, 2022 7:40 pm

    Rhode Island Police Cruiser Rear-Ended on Route 95 by Suspected Drunk Driver

    A Rhode Island State trooper was rear-ended in his cruiser when stopped at the scene of a separate crash on Tuesday. The trooper had responded to a crash on I-95 South in Warwick, Rhode Island, at approximately 1:09 a.m., state police reported. While investigating, multiple troopers and members of the Warwick Fire Department closed the three right lanes of the…

  • sexual abuse June 6, 2022 1:48 pm

    Former Rhode Island Priest Indicted on Sex Abuse Charge

    A former Roman Catholic priest who served at several Rhode Island parishes has been indicted on a charge of sexually assaulting a juvenile about 40 years ago, the state attorney general’s office said Monday. Kevin Fisette, 66, is scheduled to be arraigned Wednesday on a charge of first-degree sexual assault, authorities said. The alleged assault on a boy occurred in…

  • Fall river fire June 6, 2022 1:43 pm

    Fall River House Fire Leaves 4 Residents, 2 Firefighters Hurt

    Six people were injured when a multifamily home went up in flames in Fall River, Massachusetts, on Sunday, officials said. Flames were shooting out the windows of the building on Alden Street near Everett Street when firefighters arrived, NBC affiliate WJAR reported. Four people in the home and two firefighters were hurt; one person was critically injured. Investigators were looking…

  • shooting February 14, 2022 12:33 pm

    1 Dead, 1 Hurt in Shooting at Rhode Island Social Club

    One person was killed and another was injured in an early morning shooting at a Rhode Island social club, police said Monday. The shooting occured just after 1 a.m. at the Friendly Sons of Newport club, city police said in a statement. Both victims were taken to Rhode Island Hospital in Providence. One died of multiple gunshot injuries and the…

  • Rhode Island November 23, 2021 12:28 pm

    Police in Rhode Island Fatally Shoot Man Pointing Rifle

    Police in Rhode Island shot and killed a man who pointed a rifle at officers and ignored repeated commands to drop the weapon, police said. Officers went to a condominium complex in Warwick at about 10:30 p.m. Monday to perform a well-being check after getting a call from someone who said there was a suicidal male inside one unit and…

  • Motorcycle crash June 29, 2021 9:09 am

    Dartmouth Man Hospitalized in Rhode Island After Motorcycle Crash

    A 36-year-old man is hospitalized in Rhode Island after crashing his motorcycle in Dartmouth, Massachusetts Monday night, according to police. The man’s 1978 Honda motorcycle crashed into a tree around 6:40 p.m. Monday near 926 Old Fall River Road. Police said the man, from Dartmouth, was breathing when they found him, but was unresponsive. He was taken to Rhode Island…

  • Rhode Island January 2, 2021 4:04 pm

    3 Arrests After Cranston Officer Assaulted, Run Over By ATV

    Three people have been arrested after an incident police said involved an officer being pushed, surrounded, and run over while responding to dozens of recklessly driven motorcycles and all-terrain vehicles. About 30 motorcycles and ATVs were speeding and weaving in and out of traffic Friday afternoon before one of the drivers dropped her motorcycle in the middle of the road…

  • Rhode Island November 2, 2020 3:59 pm

    RI's Biggest Hospital Group Suspends Most Visits Amid COVID Surge

    Rhode Island’s largest hospital group announced Monday it is suspending most visits in response to a rising number of coronavirus cases in the state. “We have decided after great deliberation to take this step in these highly unusual circumstances to protect our patients and our workforce,” Dr. Timothy Babineau, Lifespan president and CEO, said in a statement posted on...

  • hyannis October 24, 2020 10:14 am

    Man Suffers Life-Threatening Injuries After Being Hit by Car in Hyannis

    A man with life-threatening injuries was rushed to a Providence hospital from Cape Cod after he was hit by a vehicle in Hyannis, Massachusetts, on Friday night fire officials said. The man, who is in his 40s, was hit by a car while he was walking on Falmouth Road near Bearse Road in Hyannis, according to the Hyannis Fire Department….

  • COVID-19 May 28, 2020 2:14 pm

    Hub Heroes: Thank you

    Our frontline workers are suiting up every day to keep our communities safe, Today, we say thank you!

  • Providence January 18, 2020 4:58 pm

    Man Who Escaped Custody at Rhode Island Hospital Sought: Police

    A man arrested for breaking and entering has escaped from custody while at a hospital in Rhode Island, police said Saturday. David Marroquin, 19, of Providence, had been apprehended Friday for an incident that happened Tuesday. Police say Marroquin complained of injuries and was brought to Rhode Island Hospital, where he fled. Marroquin was last seen wearing a white sweatshirt,…

  • Westerly December 22, 2019 9:13 pm

    Memorial Service for Westerly, RI, Shooting Victim Planned at Yacht Club

    A memorial service is planned for the victim of a housing complex shooting in Rhode Island that injured two others.  The “celebration of life” honoring 47-year-old Julie Cardinal will be held Dec. 27 at the Westerly Yacht Club, according to her obituary. The Westerly resident played a key role in pushing the private club to allow women to become full…

  • shooting December 20, 2019 12:43 pm

    What to Know: 2 Dead in Shooting at RI Retirement Home

    Authorities are continuing to investigate what could have motivated the deadly shooting that shocked the Westerly, Rhode Island community Thursday morning. Two people, including the gunman, are dead and the two surviving victims suffered injuries in the violence. Here’s what to know about the incident: The shooting Police received a call sometime around 10:30 a.m. of a shooting at...

  • Rhode Island Hospital December 11, 2019 12:04 am

    7-Year-Old Rhode Island Boy Heads Home After Year in Hospital

    A 7-year-old Rhode Island boy is heading home after spending a year in the hospital fighting for his life. Joey Alvarado has spent the past year at Franciscan Children’s in Brighton, Massachusetts, after going into pulmonary failure last December. Alvarado needed a lung transplant, which was a tough decision for his mom, Kristina Aguilar. It’s been a difficult road for...

  • Massachusetts November 23, 2019 4:51 pm

    Rhode Island Woman Killed in 2-Car Collision

    A Rhode Island woman has died following a two-vehicle collision in Massachusetts.

  • DRIVER November 4, 2019 12:01 am

    1 Man Dead From Rollover Crash in Freetown

    One man is dead and a woman was seriously injured after a car they were travelling in rolled over on Route 24 in Freetown on Sunday, authorities said. A 13-year-old girl who was also in the car was taken to the hospital with no visible injuries, according to Massachusetts State Police.

  • DRIVER November 3, 2019 12:52 pm

    1 Person Dead After 2 Pedestrians Struck in Seekonk

    One pedestrian has died after two people were struck by a car early Sunday morning. Seekonk police say they received a 911 call around 12:35 a.m. for a report of two pedestrians struck on Oakhill Ave., in the area of Central Ave. Both pedestrians were given medical attention on scene. One person was transported to Rhode Island Hospital and later...

  • Massachusetts October 28, 2019 9:39 am

    Three Seriously Injured in Fall River, Mass. Shooting

    Three people were seriously injured late Sunday in a shooting incident in Fall River, Massachusetts. Police received a report of multiple shots fired at about 11:15 p.m. Sunday in the area of 164 Tremont St. At the scene, officers found nine 7.62 caliber shell casings.

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