83-year-old woman struck, killed by car in South Philadelphia

SOUTH PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) -- An 83-year-old woman has died after being struck by a car in South Philadelphia.

It happened shortly before 6:30 a.m. Friday near the intersection of 24th Street and Washington Avenue.

Police say the woman was crossing Washington Avenue in the crosswalk when she was first hit by a white Chevy Cruze.

Then an SUV came along, hitting the woman a second time.

The victim died on the scene from her injuries.

Both drivers are cooperating with police.

No charges have been filed, but the investigation continues.


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