Motorcyclist Killed in a Hit and Run Accident in Northeast Philadelphia

Motorcyclist Killed in a Hit and Run Accident in Northeast Philadelphia

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – According to reporting from ABC 6 Action News, a motorcyclist was killed in a hit-and-run accident in Northeast Philadelphia.

The crash occurred on Friday at around 11:30 PM.

The victim, Kelvin Williams of Elkins Park, PA, was reportedly seen weaving between vehicles shortly before the accident.

A representative from the Philadelphia Police Department stated that Mr. Williams then struck the rear end of an SUV that was switching into the left lane on Roosevelt Boulevard in Oxford Circle.

He lost control of his motorcycle, was ejected, and struck a light pole. Tragically, Kelvin Williams was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident.

The driver of the SUV, an unidentified woman, reportedly fled the scene of the accident before police or emergency responders arrived. However, she has since turned herself into the Philadelphia Police Department. No charges have yet been filed, though an investigation is still ongoing.

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Louis Arnold

Louis Arnold began his legal career in 1974. After passing the Bar in 1976, Mr. Arnold was appointed Assistant City Solicitor by Philadelphia Mayor Frank L. Rizzo, serving as a trial lawyer for the City Law Department until 1980. In 1983, Mr. Arnold opened his own law office in the City of Brotherly Love and its surrounding communities. Mr. Arnold’s professional affiliations, he has been active with many charitable organizations including the American Diabetes Association, Juvenile Diabetes Association, Ronald McDonald House of Philadelphia, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Schei Institute and the Hero Scholarship Fund of Philadelphia

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