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

12

Hit & Runs

5

Pedestrian

5

Motorcyclist/Scooter

1

Driver

2

Passenger

3

Senior

1

Children & Youth

1

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 cop.

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