Colonel James M. Manni, Superintendent of the Rhode Island State Police and Director of the Department of Public Safety, reports that the Lincoln Woods Barracks investigated a reported wrong-way crash that occurred on Route 10 South in Providence last night.
At approximately 11:15 PM, Troopers received a report of a wrong-way driver traveling north in the southbound lane on Route 10 in the vicinity of Union Avenue. Moments later, the wrong-way driver was involved in a head-on crash with another motorist.
The occupants of each vehicle were transported to Rhode Island Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
The crash is currently under investigation and criminal charges are not expected at this time.