Complete Cranston, RI accident reports and news.


Accidents in Cranston result in serious injuries and deaths each year

After a Cranston crash, injured people and their families need resources and support. Regardless of the severity of the collision, the people involved are left to deal with injuries, medical bills, property damage, and insurance claims. When a Cranston accident is fatal, families are left to struggle with their grief and loss as best they can.

Here are resources to help accident victims and their families after a Cranston wreck

Regardless of whether it is a car accident, pedestrian accident, motorcycle crash, bicycle collision, truck accident, or any other kind of injury accident, the following resources can be helpful for crash victims and their families and friends.

Cranston Police Department;

Cranston Fire & Rescue Department;

Providence County Sheriff’s Office;

Cranston major hospitals include Rhode Island Hospital;

Cranston Municipal Court;

Providence County Superior Court;

Cranston real-time traffic report;

Rhode Island State Insurance Commissioner site.

How do you deal with an insurance claim after a Cranston accident?

Regardless of how severe an accident is, almost everyone involved has to deal with insurance companies and claims. For accidents with very minor injuries and damage, a claim can sometimes be handled by working with the insurance adjuster. For crashes involving more serious injuries, or when a fatal crash occurs, a Cranston personal injury attorney is needed to manage the insurance claim. Go here to learn more about how a Cranston accident lawyer helps injured victims.


Most recent accident reports

Date Type
Mon, 06/19/2023 Car Accident One person killed in head-on collision on Scituate Avenue in Cranston, Rhode Island
Sat, 10/30/2021 Pedestrian Accident Pedestrian hit by vehicle on Narragansett Boulevard in Cranston, Rhode Island
Thu, 03/25/2021 Pedestrian Accident Rhonda Lobuono, 58, dead after her dog pulls her in front of moving car at Aqueduct Road and Intervale Road in Cranston, Rhode Island
Sat, 11/14/2020 Car Accident One person killed and several injured in crash on Scituate Avenue in Cranston, Rhode Island
Sat, 01/11/2020 Car Accident Angelina Cruz Hernandez, 76, killed in pedestrian collision on Dyer Ave. in Cranston, Rhode Island
Wed, 02/01/2017 Car Accident Two people injured in car crash on Plainfield Pike in Cranston, Rhode Island
Thu, 11/10/2016 Car Accident Three people injured and one driver arrested after multi-vehicle hit-and-run crash on Route 10 in Cranston, Rhode Island
Sat, 09/17/2016 Car Accident Joseph Lacey, 27, killed in fiery single-vehicle crash on Pontiac Avenue in Cranston, Rhode Island
Thu, 08/04/2016 Car Accident 3-car crash reported on Plainfield Pike in Johnston, Rhode Island
Thu, 07/21/2016 Car Accident One woman critically injured, and Meghan Kennedy, 19, and Ian Willard, 18, injured in single-vehicle rollover crash on Route 10 in Cranston, Rhode Island
Sun, 01/31/2016 Car Accident Driver Blake Carpenter, 18, Danielle Fortin, 18, Hannah Pine, 18, and two teens injured in single-vehicle crash on Plainfield Pike in Cranston, Rhode Island
Sat, 06/20/2015 Drunk Driving Joey Duccas, 26, injured in alleged drunk driving crash on Wilbur Avenue in Cranston, Rhode Island
Thu, 09/11/2014 Motorcycle Accident Ryan Barata, 19, died in motorcycle crash in Cranston, Rhode Island
Sun, 08/31/2014 Truck Accident Armored truck overturns, spilling money and drawing passers-by on Route 10 near Cranston, Rhode Island