Train Tracks Reopened After Fatal Crash in Providence

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.


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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.

Commuters are being warned of residual delays.

The investigation into the crash is ongoing.

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