One-car crash leaves one dead

Posted: February 18, 2013

One person was killed in a single-car crash early Sunday in the Bustleton section, Philadelphia police said.

The driver, who was speeding eastbound on Grant Avenue, crashed into a tree at Grant and Northeast Avenues shortly before 4 a.m., police said.

A female passenger between 20 and 30 was partially ejected and was pronounced dead at the scene at 4:10 a.m., police said.

The driver, a man also between 20 and 30, was extricated and taken to Aria Health-Torresdale Campus, where he was in critical condition, police said.


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