Police: Man killed in highway crash

Police say a 22-year-old Warwick man was killed in a single-car crash Thursday, Dec. 28, 2017. (MGN)

A Warwick man was killed in a single-car crash early Thursday morning, according to authorities.

Rhode Island State Police later identified his as 22-year-old Alexander Valicenti.

The crash occurred around 3:30 a.m. on Interstate 295 South in Warwick at Interstate 95. The car rolled over on the median.

"The investigation showed that Valicenti was heading south on Interstate 295 when he lost control of his vehicle and it went off the road and rolled over just south of the Route 113 overpass near Exit 1A," police noted.

Police said there was a 17-year-old girl in the passenger seat, with police saying she suffered minor injuries and was treated at Rhode Island Hospital.

The cause of the crash is under investigation.

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