A man has died after getting trapped under a car on the side of West Allenton Road this morning.
The incident occurred around 9 a.m.
Capt. Steven St. Onge of North Kingstown Police said it appeared that the man was trying to fix his muffler and had jacked up the car before it fell.
The man's name has not been released pending notification of next of kin.
Photos from the scene showed the car, a BMW, had Connecticut registration plates.
Update: Police ID victim as 54-year-old Conn. Man.