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UPDATE: Barrington man dead, several injured in car crash on Mt. Hope bridge

One man died and several other people were transported to Newport Hospital following a head-on crash on the Mt. Hope Bridge at approximately 7 p.m. on Saturday. According to Rhode Island State Police, Barrington resident Paul L. Matthews, 63, of Heritage Road was pronounced dead at the scene after the van he was driving crashed head-on into