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Man dies following early morning crash in Middleton

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By Sean Cahill

scahill@abc6.com

Twitter: @CahillSeanABC6

An accident early this morning has left one man dead in Middleton. Police and Fire Departments responded to the area of Rockwood Road at around 4:30 AM.

They found a vehicle behind 58 East Main Road with an unconscious operator inside. The driver, 80-year-old Richard Sassman, of Tiverton, was transported to Newport Hospital where he passed away a short time later.

The accident remains under investigation.

 

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