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6 hospitalized after ambulance, 2 cars crash in Providence

Police in Providence are investigating after a multivehicle crash involving an ambulance sent four adults and two children to the hospital.

Officers responded to the scene just after 5:30 p.m. Monday. Police say an ambulance responding to a call was going through a red light when another car failed to yield and hit the vehicle.

A third car involved had been traveling the opposite direction of the rescue vehicle.

Fire officials say no one was badly hurt. Four adults were taken to Rhode Island Hospital and two children were transported to Hasbro Hospital. The youngest victim was a six-month-old.

No charges have been filed as of Monday. Authorities are investigating.

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