Rocky road leaves Wakefield RI residents without mail

SOUTH KINGSTOWN, R.I. –

U.S. Postal Service mail carriers are refusing to deliver mail to residents on a private road in Wakefield because of the danger the road presents.

Cecile Perreault and her husband, Paul, live on Community Drive. They are in their 70s and said it’s not easy to travel to the post office in town to pick up their mail.

"It really is a big hazard more than anything else," Cecile Perreault said.

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Recent rains have left their road in rough shape.

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