Fight breaks out at end of Cranston, RI football game - 7News Boston WHDH-TV

Fight breaks out at end of RI football game

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CRANSTON, R.I. (WHDH) - A fight broke out at the end of a football game in Cranston, R.I. Saturday afternoon, forcing officials to end the game early.

Video showed the sideline fight that involved dozens of players at Cranston Stadium during the Rhode Island Football Coaches Association East-West Senior football game.

There was no police detail on hand for the game despite hundreds of players and spectators in attendance.

Cranston Police confirmed that they were not told about the game, nor were they made aware that a fight took place until Saturday night and that the Parks and Recreation Department is in charge of setting up police details.

Cranston's Parks and Recreation Department has not commented on the case.
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