West Warwick police investigate motorcycle accident

WEST WARWICK, R.I. (WPRI) — West Warwick police say the investigation is ongoing for what caused a motorcycle crash on Wakefield Street Thursday evening.

According to police, the accident occurred just after 6 p.m. when a 61-year-old man driving his motorcycle eastbound left his lane and hit oncoming traffic.

The motorcyclist suffered serious bodily injury and was transported to Rhode Island Hospital.

No word yet on the driver of the other car or any other details leading up to the crash.