Elderly woman hit by car, killed in front of Jefferson Abington Hospital

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Friday, December 23, 2022
Elderly woman struck, killed in front of Jefferson
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Police are investigating a deadly crash that claimed the life of an elderly woman using a walker in Abington Twp.

ABINGTON TWP., Pennsylvania (WPVI) -- Police are investigating a deadly crash that claimed the life of an elderly woman using a walker in Abington Twp.

It happened around 1:30 a.m. Friday in front of Jefferson Abington Hospital on Route 611 at Woodland Road.

Police say the woman was hit by a car and that driver stopped right after. That driver is cooperating with the investigation, police say.

An investigation into the circumstances of this crash continues. There was no immediate word on any charges.

The name of the woman killed has not been released.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Officer Alan Freed at 267-536-1078 or via email at afreed@abingtonpa.gov.