Driver, passenger wanted in connection to deadly hit-and-run in North Philadelphia

A 36-year-old inside the Chevy was ejected, and died at the scene.

Monday, June 24, 2024
1 dead, 1 injured in crash involving stolen vehicle in North Philadelphia
1 dead, 1 injured in crash involving stolen vehicle in North Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) -- A driver and a passenger are wanted in connection with a deadly hit-and-run in North Philadelphia.

A 38-year-old man was killed and another person was hurt in the crash.

It happened on the 2000 block of Cecil B Moore Avenue just before 1 a.m. on Sunday.

Investigators say the driver of a stolen Honda struck a Chevrolet, which spun out and hit a third vehicle.

Officers were already in the area responding to reports of a large party at a nearby Airbnb.

The victim inside the Chevy was ejected and died at the scene. The driver and a passenger in the Honda ran off.

Anybody with information is asked to contact police.