Bicyclist Elias “Joel” Velasquez Chavez, 40, killed in hit-and-run collision on West Main Road in Middletown, Rhode Island

Modified Date: 
Sat, 06/13/2020 - 7:13am
Accident Date: 
Friday, May 22, 2020

Bicyclist dies after hit-and-run in Middletown

Initial witness statements indicate a sedan, possibly white in color, struck the bicyclist and continued to travel south on West Main Road, police said.

Driver charged in deadly Middletown hit-and-run

Police said the car was found at a salvage yard in East Providence with damage consistent with the crash. Evidence collected at the scene also matched the Honda.

Hit and Run
People Involved: 
Elias “Joel” Velasquez Chavez
Paul A. Gomes
West Main Road

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