By: Shaun Towne, Miles Montgomery, Brian Truitt, and Kim Kalunian, wpri.com
WEST WARWICK, R.I. (WPRI) — An investigation is underway after an overnight crash in West Warwick claimed the life of a man and displaced five people from their home.
Eyewitness News has since learned the driver was also involved in a brief police pursuit just moments before the deadly crash.
Emergency crews responded around 1:30 a.m. Thursday to Andrews Avenue at Wood Street. According to fire officials, a pickup truck hit a tree before careening into a home. Police have identified the driver of the truck as Michael Golding, 33, of West Warwick.