NORTH SMITHFIELD – A Massachusetts man was pronounced dead following an early morning crash on the Route 146 overpass on Thursday, according to North Smithfield police.

The man, a 64-year-old from Oxford, Mass., was pronounced dead on the scene, according to police.

The crash took place around 1:30 a.m. on on Thursday, Sept. 3 on the highway overpass on Greenville Road.

Police are still investigating the cause of the single-car incident, which left the vehicle driven by the victim on its side. Police were reportedly at the scene for several hours cleaning debris from the roadway.

“Our accident reconstruction team is still actively investigating,” said Capt. Stephen Riccitelli.

Police have not released the name of the victim.

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