Rollover crash sends man to hospital

COVENTRY, R.I. (WPRI) – A man was taken to the hospital by helicopter after a rollover crash Saturday morning, but is expected to survive.

Coventry Police said that the single-car crash happened at about 12:15 a.m. Saturday in the area of 202 Station Street. The car rolled over, bringing down a utility pole and electrical wires.

The driver, whose name was not released, was removed from the car and flown by medical helicopter for treatment of injuries which police said did not appear to be life-threatening. At last check the driver was in critical but stable condition at Rhode Island Hospital.

Police said there was black ice on the road in the area of the crash and are investigating whether or not that play

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