- Associated Press - Friday, April 18, 2014

BRISTOL, R.I. (AP) - A Bristol man injured when the dragster he was working on shot across a street and crashed last week has died.

Police tell The Providence Journal (https://bit.ly/1jQwYfY ) that 51-year-old Steven Elmslie died at the hospital on Thursday, a week after the crash.

Witnesses told police that the dragster shot out of the parking lot of Elmco Tool Co., across a street, and crashed into steel meat smoking shed behind a restaurant, narrowly missing a worker.

Police said Elmslie was knocked unconscious. He was taken to Rhode Island Hospital in critical condition.

The cause remains under investigation.


Information from: The Providence Journal, https://www.providencejournal.com

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