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One Car Crash Kills Rhode Island Man

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LEDYARD, Conn. (AP) _ A Rhode Island man has died in a car crash in eastern Connecticut.

The Day of New London reports that police say 25-year-old Ryan Partridge of West Greenwich, R.I., was killed in the Saturday crash.

Emergency responders found two people in the road needing medical help. Partridge was trapped in the front passenger seat of the vehicle down an embankment.

Michael Paolantonio and David Governo, both of Coventry R.I., were taken to the William W. Backus Hospital.

Ledyard police said that according to an initial investigation, the vehicle was traveling south and headed down the embankment and overturned.
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Information from: The Day, http://www.theday.com

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