On Friday, September 24, 2021, at approximately 12:27 pm, an auto vs. pedestrian crash occurred in the 9th District at the intersection of 21st St and Chestnut St, resulting in critical injuries.
The preliminary investigation revealed that a Dark Gray Ford Fusion was traveling south on 21st St making a left turn onto eastbound Chestnut St when it struck an 85 year-old female who was walking south on 21st St in the crosswalk crossing Chestnut St. Both the Ford Fusion and the pedestrian had a green traffic signal. After striking the pedestrian the vehicle fled the scene of the crash. Medic transported the pedestrian to Penn Presbyterian Hospital where she is in critical condition.
If you have any information about this crime or this suspect please contact:
Accident Investigation Division:
215-685-3180 or 3181