A poodle mix that was hit by a car and driven 11 miles while wedged in the hood has become quite a celebrity at the East Providence Animal Control Center. “We’re trying to avoid the cliché name, Lucky,” said William Muggle, animal control supervisor. A man was driving 50 miles per hour on Route 44 near the Segregansett Country Club in Taunton on Sept. 20 when he saw the dog run into the street, Muggle said. “He slammed on the brakes to avoid hitting the dog,” Muggle said. “He thought he had.”
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