SOUTH PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) --An off-duty crossing guard was struck while crossing a street in South Philadelphia.
It happened around 3:50 p.m. Tuesday on the 100 block of Snyder Avenue.
Police say the 70-year-old woman was attempting to cross the street when she was hit by a freight liner truck, which was attempting to make a turn onto Snyder.
Medics rushed her to Hahnemann University Hospital with a broken thigh bone.
There is no word yet on her condition.
The investigation continues.