Tracking Traffic Violence

A Database to Document Philadelphia’s Traffic Fatalities

Too many people die in vehicular crashes in Philadelphia. This page tracks traffic fatalities in the City of Philadelphia in real time and historically (2016) to increase awareness inspire action. Click here to add your name and support Vision Zero in Philadelphia!

2017

FATALITIES

32

Hit & Runs

5

Pedestrian

11

Motorcyclist/Scooter

5

Driver

9

Passenger

6

Senior

4

Children & Youth

3

Jul 14, 2017

#32

Unknown, 20

Adult Pedestrian

Pedestrian was killed while crossing Parkside Avenue

Jul 8, 2017

#31

Unknown, 27

Adult Motorcyclist

Motorcyclist crashed into truck on Ben Franklin Parkway while doing wheelies

Jul 4, 2017

#30

Unknown, 60

Adult Driver

Driver lost control of his car on I-95 near Front Street

Jun 28, 2017

#29

Errol Catchings, 35

Adult Pedestrian

Errol Catchings was killed while crossing Roosevelt Boulevard

Jun 23, 2017

#28

Unknown, 18

Child Motorcyclist Driver

18 yo dirt bike driver was killed when it collided with 2 parked cars and a truck in Hunting Park

Jun 14, 2017

#27

Unknown, 25

Adult Driver

A motorist died after his car hit a pole on Ogontz Ave, flipping his car.

Jun 13, 2017

#26

Peter Jasvicas, 76

Pedestrian Seniors

Mr. Jasvicas was walking on JFK Boulevard sidewalk when a car jumped the curb, striking him and another victim. He died of his injuries the next day.

Jun 12, 2017

#25

Unknown, 40

Adult Motorcyclist

Motorcyclist lost control while speeding and crashed into taxi on Lindbergh Blvd

Jun 11, 2017

#24

Unknown,

Adult

Motorist hit pole on I-95 near Girard Avenue

Jun 10, 2017

#23

Rosa Lydia Rojas, 28

Pedestrian

DUI motorist kills Rosa Rojas and injures 9 yo son who were standing on Port RIchmond street corner.

May 22, 2017

#22

Unknown,

Adult Driver

Speeding motorist dies in multi-car crash in Juniata that injured 4-5 others

May 18, 2017

#21

Carmelo Mangual, 16

Child Motorcyclist Driver

Mr. Mangual was killed in head-on collision while riding motorcycle.

Apr 25, 2017

#20

unknown, 77

Adult Seniors

Driver dies after suffering a heart attack and crashing into parked cars and a tree

Apr 18, 2017

#18

Michelle Kolk, 40

Adult Pedestrian

Ms.Kolk died from her injuries after being struck by a police car on a park path.

Apr 23, 2017

#19

Melford Pinckney, 48

Adult Pedestrian Seniors

Mr. Pinckney was struck and killed while crossing Roosevelt Boulevard

Apr 14, 2017

#17

Marshaye Flowers , 40

Adult Passenger

Marshaye Flowers was one of two passengers killed in a SUV that struck a parked tractor trailer on Roosevelt Boulevard.

Apr 14, 2017

#16

Asia Nicole Holland, 25

Adult Passenger

Ms. Holland and another passenger were killed when their SUV hit a legally parked tractor trailer on Roosevelt Boulevard.

Apr 2, 2017

#15

Unknown, 22

Adult Passenger

22 yo woman killed when car struck deer and utility pole on wet road

Mar 31, 2017

#14

Unkown, 60

Adult Driver

60 yo man lost control & collided head-on w vehicle traveling SB on Henry Ave.

Mar 30, 2017

#13

Unknown, 56

Adult Driver

A 56yo man died after his vehicle was struck by another car that ran a red light.

Mar 24, 2017

#12

Unknown,

Driver

Driver crashed car crashed into barrier, where it burst into flames.

Mar 20, 2017

#11

Unkown,

Adult

Driver died when car crashed into pole

Mar 19, 2017

#10

Unkown, 20

Adult Passenger

Head on collision on Old York Road kills passenger

Feb 21, 2017

#9

Dennis Alexander, 27

Adult Passenger

Two cars crashed into a third on Woodhaven Road striking Dennis Alexander.

Feb 12, 2017

#8

Hit & Run

Caroline Morgan, 56

Adult Driver

While sitting in her parked car, Caroline Morgan was killed by DUI Anthony Russino.

Feb 4, 2017

#7

Unknown, 30

Adult Passenger

DUI driver slams head on into other car, killing her passenger.

Jan 31, 2017

#6

Danny Dimitri, 50

Adult Pedestrian

Mr. Dimitri was struck & killed by speeding motorist, an off duty police officer.

Jan 29, 2017

#5

Hit & Run

Loraya Braxton, 10

Child Pedestrian

DUI Ken Ruch struck and killed Loraya Braxton & her sister Kimberly Phillips.

Jan 29, 2017

#4

Hit & Run

Kimberly Phillips, 19

Adult Pedestrian

DUI Ken Ruch struck and killed Kimberly Phillips and her 10 year old sister.

Jan 27, 2017

#3

Hit & Run

Catherine Brown, 48

Adult Pedestrian

Ms. Brown was killed by hit & run motorist while crossing street with toddler

Jan 27, 2017

#2

Unknown, 46

Motorcyclist

Motorcyclist died after crashing into SEPTA bus

Jan 1, 2017

#1

Hit & Run

Unknown, 71

Adult Pedestrian Seniors

Motorist hit and killed 71 year old man and fled before crashing into a fence