BURRILLVILLE, R.I.—Police say a Massachusetts man was killed in Rhode Island after he drove his speeding car in front of another vehicle, then crashed.
Burrillville police said 38-year-old Michael Pavoni of Northbridge, Mass., was partly ejected from his car during the accident, which happened just after 1 a.m. Saturday. Police said the driver of the other car was hurt, but the injuries weren’t life-threatening.
Police said Pavoni’s car passed an officer on Buck Hill Road going 71 mph. They said when the officer turned to follow Pavoni, he discovered the crash.