Police identify pedestrian hit, killed by tractor-trailer
Feb. 18, 2017
NORTH SMITHFIELD, R.I. (AP) — Police have identified the pedestrian who was hit and killed by a tractor-trailer while walking on state Route 146 in North Smithfield a week ago.
The Providence Journal reports Saturday that police say it was Raymond Lapierre. 40, of Manville, who was found near the Greenville Road on-ramp at about 12:15 p.m. on Feb. 11.
Paramedics declared Lapierre dead at the scene.
The driver of the truck has not been identified.
Police say their investigation remains ongoing.
Information from: The Providence Journal, http://www.providencejournal.com