A “serious accident” occurred around 8 a.m. on Bellevue Avenue this morning, police officials say. The car reportedly crashed into a wall at
The driver was transported to . The car sustained heavy damage.
Newport police officers and firefighters were on the scene.
Bellevue Avenue has been blocked off to traffic on both sides of near Rough Point.
Police believe the driver was the only person in the car.
Officials said the driver has not been identified, and they do not know if the driver was a man or a woman. The extent of his or her injuries are unknown.
This is a developing story. Stay tuned to Patch for updates.