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Authorities have released the identity of a 53-year-old man who died after his vehicle rolled over him.

Police say Richard Ferrara, of Providence, had gotten out of his car and walked behind it when it rolled backward into him.

It happened around 11 a.m. Tuesday in a parking lot near the Hilton Providence hotel.

Emergency crews were able to free Ferrara but he was pronounced dead at the scene.

A police report indicates the car was in neutral and the ignition was on.

Police say the incident appears to have been an accident.




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