NORTH SMITHFIELD – An 84-year-old man was pronounced dead this week after a car accident in North Smithfield.
Ronald Houle of Pascoag was the operator of one vehicle in the two car crash, which occurred on Monday, Jan. 9 around 11:30 a.m. on Great Road between School and St. Paul Streets.
Houle sustained serious injury in the accident according to police, and was transported to the hospital, where he was pronounced dead.
The operator of the second vehicle sustained non-life threatening injuries and was also transported, according to a release on Thursday from the NSPD.
The accident is reportedly still under investigation by the North Smithfield Accident Reconstruction Team.