Press Release April 2, 2019/Old Warren Rd. Crash

Old Warren Rd. Crash

On April 2, 2019 at approximately 12:30 AM Warren Rhode Island Police notified Swansea Police of a motor vehicle pursuit into our town on School House Rd. The pursuit originated in Bristol, RI after the vehicle was stopped by Bristol Police and fled the scene of the stop. Warren Police began to pursue once the vehicle entered their jurisdiction. A short time later we were notified that the vehicle being pursued, a Silver Subaru, had crashed in the area of 52 Old Warren Rd. An ambulance was requested. Police and Ambulance were dispatched. Upon arrival a vehicle was located, overturned in the front yard of 52 Old Warren Rd. The vehicle had apparently been travelling east on Old Warren Rd. when it left the roadway, struck a parked vehicle and overturned. The operator sustained non-life threatening injuries and was transported by Swansea Ambulance to Rhode Island Hospital. The crash remains under investigation and charges will be forthcoming.