Philadelphia, PA – Woman Killed in Fatal Accident on Frankford Ave

Philadelphia, PA – Woman Killed in Fatal Accident on Frankford Ave

Philadelphia, PA (November 11, 2020) – Around 9:25 a.m. on Tuesday morning, November 10, a woman was killed in a fatal accident on a Philadelphia roadway.

The accident, according to Philadelphia Police, took place on Frankford Avenue. A maroon GMC Arcadia was traveling southbound in the northbound lanes of the roadway when it suddenly clipped two vehicles. The Arcadia then lost control and slammed head-on into a black Nissan Versa.

Paramedics and numerous other responders were immediately dispatched to the crash site. The 61-year-old woman driving the Nissan was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident.

The 25-year-old male driving the Arcadia was transported to a local hospital for treatment of his injuries. His condition is not yet known.

The roadway was blocked in multiple lanes until the police were able to clear the scene.

No further details have been released but the investigation into the accident continues.

We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.

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Disclaimer: As a well-respected member of the community, we at Edelstein, Martin & Nelson strive to improve the overall safety and quality of life for everyone who drives on our roads and highways. We are always saddened by these accidents but hope that, through awareness members of our community will take precautions to avoid these accidents. This is not a solicitation for business, and this information should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. The photos depicted in this post are not representative of the actual accident scene.