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, 2017, 2018) to increase awareness inspire action. Click here to add your name and support Vision Zero in Philadelphia!

2019

FATALITIES

45

Hit & Runs

7

Pedestrian

13

Bicyclist

1

Motorcyclist/Scooter

8

Driver

17

Passenger

6

Disabled

0

Senior

1

Roosevelt Blvd

6

Children & Youth

2

Sep 4, 2019

#0904-19

Unknown, 43

Adult Bicyclist

Bicyclist struck by a driver of a 2017 Nissan

Sep 7, 2019

#0907-19

Hit & Run

Alexis Montanez, 38

Adult Driver

A preliminary investigation found that the driver was traveling west on Holme Avenue and lost control of the vehicle before crashing into a tree.

Sep 27, 2019

#0927-19

Unknown,

Adult Driver

Police say the man was driving a maroon Nissan northbound on Old Bustleton Avenue when he collided with a silver Lexus that was trying to make a left turn onto Old Bustleton.

May 28, 2019

#0528-19

Dorothy Wright, 63

Adult Pedestrian

May 31, 2019

#0531-19

Maria Cruz, 59

Adult Pedestrian

May 21, 2019

#0521-19

Joseph Fidler , 47

Adult Pedestrian

Jun 14, 2019

#0614-19

Digibre Dumisani, 29

Adult Pedestrian

Jun 20, 2019

#0620-19

Laura Barnett, 31

Adult Driver

Jun 22, 2019

#0622-19b

Ryan Trefz, 21

Adult Pedestrian

Jun 22, 2019

#0622-19a

Eric Harris, 47

Adult Driver

Jun 29, 2019

#0629-19

David Mclendon, 20

Motorcyclist

Aug 19, 2019

#0819-19

Cervantes Santos, 32

Adult Motorcyclist

Police say the driver of a Honda SUV was heading southbound on Aramingo Avenue, attempting to make a left turn onto Venango Street, when she was struck by a man in his 30s on a motorcycle.

Aug 21, 2019

#0820-19

Kyle Shenandoah, 34

Adult Pedestrian

Kyle was killed by a driver while trying to cross 34th St.

Jul 27, 2019

#0727-19

Hit & Run

Kelvin Williams, 35

Adult Motorcyclist Roosevelt Blvd

Police say the man was riding a 2005 Suzuki, weaving in and out of lanes at a high rate of speed, when he struck the rear or a 2010 Nissan that was crossing over into the left lane. The motorcyclist lost control and struck a light pole, causing him to be ejected.

Jul 19, 2019

#0719-19

Unknown, 41

Adult Driver

Authorities say the woman was driving westbound on Hunting Park Avenue when she struck a 2014 Jeep — also traveling westbound — and then hit a pole.

May 25, 2019

#0525-19

Unknown, 20

Adult Driver Roosevelt Blvd

Driver was traveling southbound on Roosevelt Blvd when he struck a tree.

Jun 11, 2019

#0611-19

Jamal Sullivan , 22

Adult Driver Roosevelt Blvd

The driver lost control and careened into a large tree in the median, then bounced back into the road around 11 p.m.

Jun 1, 2019

#0601-19b

Nick Sy, 17

Child Passenger Roosevelt Blvd

Sy was a passenger in a car that left the roadway and crashed into a tree.

Jun 1, 2019

#0601-19a

Bao Tran, 19

Adult Driver Roosevelt Blvd

Police say Bao, 19, was behind the wheel of a white Nissan when it lost control, hit another vehicle, side swiped a tree and slammed into a home.

Jun 7, 2019

#0607-19

Hit & Run

Unknown, 29

Adult Pedestrian

Victim was trying to get into a car to thwart a thief. Car sped out of gas station and crashed killing victim who was outside of his car.

May 7, 2019

#0507-19

Ryan Miller, 15

Child Motorcyclist

The victim was traveling eastbound on Fraley Street at 7:27 p.m. when he was hit by a big rig traveling southbound on Tacony Street.

Apr 26, 2019

#0426-19

Unknown, 19

Adult Driver

Police say the man struck a light pole after losing control of his car.

Apr 28, 2019

#0428b-19

Hit & Run

Abra Johnson, 37

Adult Pedestrian

A white infinity with two occupants was being fired upon and the driver went into reverse in an attempt to escape. Video surveillance found that the victim was run over after getting out of the car.

Apr 28, 2019

#0428a-19

Unknown, 22

Adult Driver

A 22-year-old man is dead and two people were seriously injured following a one-car crash in the city's Bustleton section early Sunday.

Apr 20, 2019

#0420b-19

Hit & Run

Carmen Ruiz, 48

Adult Passenger

Police said a driver who was traveling at a high speed down Red Lion Road hit two vehicles that were waiting to turn north on Bustleton Avenue. Those two cars then collided with three other vehicles.

Apr 20, 2019

#0420a-19

Hit & Run

Juan Lopez Rivera, 50

Adult Driver

Police said a driver who was traveling at a high speed down Red Lion Road hit two vehicles that were waiting to turn north on Bustleton Avenue. Those two cars then collided with three other vehicles.

Feb 24, 2019

#0224-19

Unknown, 19

Adult Passenger

19-year-old South Jersey woman was killed early Sunday morning on I-95 in Philadelphia when a tractor-trailer hit a stopped SUV in which she was a passenger, Pennsylvania State Police said.

Mar 23, 2019

#0323-19

Paul Karagiannis, 34

Adult Motorcyclist

Jan 18, 2019

#0118-19

Ta-Shera Moody, 33

Adult Pedestrian

Feb 10, 2019

#0210b-19

Renee Morrissey, 62

Adult Driver

Feb 10, 2019

#0210-19a

William Figueroa, 20

Adult Pedestrian

Jan 26, 2019

#0126-19

Bryan Miner, 30

Adult Pedestrian

Jan 16, 2019

#0116-19

Michael Maldonado, 25

Adult Motorcyclist

Jan 3, 2019

#0103-19

Freddy Martinez-Santiago, 40

Adult Driver

Apr 7, 2019

#0407b-19

Unknown, 26

Adult Motorcyclist

Police say the driver of a 2018 Chevy van briefly stopped at a stop sign on the 5300 block of Rising Sun Avenue and then entered the roadway. The van was then struck on the side by a motorcycle traveling northbound on Rising Sun Avenue.

Apr 7, 2019

#0407a-19

Unknown, 54

Adult Motorcyclist

A 54-year-old man was riding a motorcycle westbound on the 6100 block of Passyunk Avenue when a truck crossed over the lanes and struck him.

Apr 6, 2019

#0406-19

Elias Torres, 23

Adult Driver

A young man has been killed in a crash near Lincoln Financial Field after police say he was racing another driver.

Mar 22, 2019

#0322a-19

Joellen Brown, 65

Adult Pedestrian Seniors

Ms. Brown, 65, who walked with the aid of a cane, stepped off the curb at 21st and Lombard Streets, a block from her home near Rittenhouse Square, and was hit by a delivery van as it backed up.

Mar 22, 2019

#0322b-19

Hit & Run

Carl Venson, 60

Adult Pedestrian

Police arrived to find an unidentified 61-year-old male with internal injuries.

Feb 3, 2019

#0203-19

Brenda Singleton, 35

Adult Passenger Roosevelt Blvd

1 dead, another critical after car crashes into pole on Roosevelt Boulevard

Jan 27, 2019

#0127-19

Sharif Smith, 27

Adult Driver

Man Dies After Crashing Into Utility Pole, Concrete Wall In East Falls

Jan 8, 2019

#0108-19

Yoannys Mendez, 39

Adult Driver

1 dead, 2 hurt in North Philadelphia crash

Jan 2, 2019

#0102c-19

Dennis Palandro, 31

Adult Passenger

Victims with ties to Mummers killed in South Philly head-on crash; stabbed driver faces charges

Jan 2, 2019

#0102b-19

Kelly Wiseley, 35

Adult Passenger

Victims with ties to Mummers killed in South Philly head-on crash; stabbed driver faces charges

Jan 2, 2019

#0102a-19

Joseph Ferry, 36

Adult Driver

Victims with ties to Mummers killed in South Philly head-on crash; stabbed driver faces charges