Man injured in crash while fleeing from police
WOONSOCKET, R.I.—A police chase in Woonsocket has ended with a crash and an injury.
WPRI-TV reports ( http://bit.ly/K7d3p1) a 33-year-old man was seriously injured when his Ford Mustang went airborne and crashed into a tree at the intersection of Blakely and Grove Streets at about midnight Thursday.
The man, whose name has not been released, was taken to Rhode Island Hospital by helicopter.
Witnesses tell the station the man was fleeing from police at the time of the accident. Police say the cause of the crash is being investigated.
Information from: WPRI-TV, http://www.wpri.com