State Police investigate single-car crash on I-195 in Swansea

A woman was killed in a single-car crash on Interstate 195 in Swansea this morning, State Police said.

A 2002 Jeep Grand Cherokee was driving eastbound at about 7:33 a.m. when it left the roadway and struck a tree, State Police said in a statement. Why the car left the road is still not known.

The victim of the crash was pronounced dead at the scene. She has not yet been identified.

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The left and middle lanes of Interstate 195 East were closed for a time.

State Police are investigating.