Fatal Hit-and-Run Crash on Lancaster Avenue in Philadelphia

Man Killed in Philadelphia Pedestrian Accident on Lancaster Avenue near 42nd Street

Philadelphia Pedestrian Accident
Man Killed in Philadelphia Pedestrian Accident on Lancaster Avenue near 42nd Street.

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (August 3, 2018) – A man was killed Sunday morning in a hit-and-run accident in Philadelphia, according to police.

The fatal crash happened at about 3:15 a.m. Sunday, July 22 n Lancaster Avenue near 42nd Street.

Authorities were on routine patrol when they found the man lying on the bike lane of the road.

Paramedics responded to the scene and took the man to Penn Presbyterian Medical Center where he later succumbed to his injuries.

The man was described as a black male in his mid-50s. There was no description of the fleeing car.

An investigation into the crash is ongoing.

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