1 dead, 1 injured in I-95 crash in South Philadelphia


The accident happened around 3:00 a.m. Sunday near the Broad Street exit.

Police say 20-year-old Gabriel Sanchez was driving a 2007 Nissan Armade, travelling southbound.

According to authorities, that's when he struck the back of a 2007 Volkswagon Jetta, driven by 25-year-old Aason Carbajal.

The impact sent Carbajal's vehicle into a concrete barrier. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

A passenger in Sanchez's vehicle was injured and hospitalized in an unknown condition.

Neither Sanchez nor his passenger were wearing seatbelts.

Police are investigation whether intoxication played a role in the crash.

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