A four-car pileup involving a rollover disrupted traffic on Route 24 in Tiverton, Rhode Island on Sunday.
According to first responders, the chain-reaction crash occurred on Route 24 in Tiverton, resulting in one vehicle flipping onto its roof. The chaotic scene required backup support from Fall River to clear the tangled wreckage.
Traffic was impacted for a period as crews worked to upright the overturned car and tow the damaged vehicles. Fortunately, firefighters reported no critical injuries despite the dramatic collision.
The crash highlights the havoc that can ensue when multiple vehicles collide at high speeds. Though Route 24 eventually reopened, the image of one car lying inverted will stick with crews who raced to pull its occupants to safety.
Authorities have not released an official cause for the accident as they continue investigating the four-car pileup. For motorists delayed passing the disturbing crash site, it served as a sobering reminder of the deadly outcomes possible on busy highways.
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