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!

2017

FATALITIES

99

Hit & Runs

16

Pedestrian

38

Bicyclist

3

Motorcyclist/Scooter

12

Driver

30

Passenger

21

Disabled

0

Senior

22

Roosevelt Blvd

0

Children & Youth

5

Dec 27, 2017

#99

Hit & Run

Anthony Rodgers, 58

Adult

Mr. Anthony Rodgers had apparently just exited a bus and was attempting to cross the street when he was struck around 10:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Jun 24, 2017

#47

Joan Kane,

Passenger Seniors

Jul 10, 2017

#53

Francis Kelly, 41

Adult Driver

Jun 23, 2017

#45

Lisa Powell, 50

Adult Driver

Apr 22, 2017

#28

Charles Conner, 80

Driver Seniors

80 Year Old Driver Killed on Cheltenham Avenue

Dec 22, 2017

#98

Hit & Run

Sarah Wood, 82

Pedestrian Seniors

Elderly Woman Struck on Washington Ave

Dec 22, 2017

#97

Eric McFadden, 30

Driver Passenger

Dec 20, 2017

#96

Christopher Levy, 34

Driver Passenger

Dec 13, 2017

#92

Aliya Dukes, 31

Driver Passenger

Dec 20, 2017

#95

Dempsey Washington , 63

Adult

Driver dies after rollover crash in Kensington section of Philadelphia

Dec 20, 2017

#94

Hit & Run

Budda Alvarez, 8

Child Passenger

A police spokesman said one car struck another Wednesday afternoon in the Feltonville section of Northeast Philadelphia.

Dec 13, 2017

#93

Hit & Run

Brian Fox, 33

Adult Passenger

The passenger who was in the back seat was ejected from the vehicle as a result of the accident. His body was launched about 30 feet

Dec 10, 2017

#91

Hit & Run

Unknown, 30

Adult Pedestrian

A woman was killed after police said she was pushed out of a moving pickup truck and then run over by another vehicle in the Kensington section of Philadelphia.

Nov 19, 2017

#88

Jerome Hines, 79

Pedestrian Seniors

Nov 6, 2017

#86

Tammia Brown, 46

Pedestrian

Nov 5, 2017

#85

Todd White, 50

Driver Passenger

Nov 28, 2017

#90

Emily Fredricks, 24

Adult Bicyclist

It happened just before 7:30 a.m. as the truck was making a right hand turn at 11th and Spruce Streets, just as the cyclist was continuing westbound on Spruce, along the bike lane.

Nov 25, 2017

#89

Kimberly Haughy, 21

Adult Passenger

The crash happened just after 2 a.m. along the southbound outer lanes in the city's Frankford section. The driver lost control of his vehicle and crashed into a tree, killing the female passenger.

Nov 14, 2017

#87

Shien Ching Shen, 78

Adult Pedestrian Seniors

The accident occurred just before 2:15 p.m. on the southbound inner lanes at Tyson Avenue, police said. The woman had crossed halfway across the boulevard and had stepped off the center grass divider when she was hit by a 2006 Ford Ranger. Medics pronounced the woman dead at the scene.

Nov 1, 2017

#84

Richard Gussman, 75

Adult Passenger Seniors

A 75-year-old man who was a passenger in a 2014 Dodge Avenger died early Thursday after the car slammed into a North Philadelphia building, police said.

Oct 15, 2017

#82

Richard Brennan, 57

Adult Pedestrian

Oct 10, 2017

#80

Gregorio Zeyada, 78

Pedestrian Seniors

Oct 9, 2017

#79

Mabel Stottler, 84

Pedestrian Seniors

Oct 9, 2017

#78

Kostya Ryazanov, 40

Driver Passenger

Oct 4, 2017

#75

Herbert Jacobs, 71

Pedestrian Seniors

Oct 20, 2017

#83

Unknown, 26

Adult Motorcyclist

Police say the 26-year-old man from Media was speeding when he hit a guardrail and was thrown from the bike.

Oct 14, 2017

#81

Hit & Run

Eric Magny, 31

Adult Pedestrian

It happened around 2:30 a.m. Saturday on the 2200 block of E. Allegheny Avenue near Tulip Street. Offending driver was allegedly speeding after swerving around a tractor trailer and hit the victim.

Oct 5, 2017

#77

Unknown,

Adult Motorcyclist

Police said the motorcycle driver flew off the motorcycle and landed in the westbound lanes.

Oct 5, 2017

#76

Unknown, 41

Adult Motorcyclist

Police say the 41-year-old victim lost control of his bike around 3 a.m. He was tossed into the roadway and hit by the driver of a car.

Sep 27, 2017

#74

Michael Bucia, 28

Motorcyclist

Sep 18, 2017

#71

Mario Romano,

Adult Driver

Taxi and Bus Crash

Sep 9, 2017

#69

Joseph Jr Johnson, 79

Driver Seniors

Sep 7, 2017

#68

Barry Jones, 58

Pedestrian

Sep 27, 2017

#73

Nicole Dinardo, 36

Adult Driver

A 36-year-old woman is dead and two children were taken to the hospital after a trolley and vehicle collided in Philadelphia's Northern Liberties section.

Sep 23, 2017

#72

Hit & Run

Allen Bailey , 49

Adult Pedestrian

Victim was crossing Glenwood Avenue at Broad Street in the southbound lane around 1 a.m. Saturday when he was run down by a car. The impact sent the victim several feet from the initial crash scene.

Sep 10, 2017

#70

Hit & Run

Normal Ewing, 73

Pedestrian Seniors

Victim was leaving a friend's house, and was getting into his car when he was hit at Magee and Torresdale. Driver continued on and crashed into more vehicles, charged.

Aug 31, 2017

#67

Robert Thompson, 83

Pedestrian Seniors

Aug 27, 2017

#65

Richard Rhodes, 49

Pedestrian

Aug 26, 2017

#64

Mark Hamill, 51

Driver

Aug 22, 2017

#63

Chandler Kilson, 20

Driver

Aug 4, 2017

#59

Michael Ortiz, 32

Driver

Aug 31, 2017

#66

Hit & Run

Lorenzo Vasquez, 19

Adult Bicyclist

Lorenzo was traveling north on C St was struck by a driver crossing on E. Ashdale St. The driver then left the scene of the crash.

Aug 9, 2017

#62

Barry Williams, 20

Adult Motorcyclist

Driver lost control of his motorcycle and hit a fixed object.

Aug 6, 2017

#61

Hit & Run

Ann Broderick, 53

Adult Pedestrian

Ms. Broderick was critically injured by motorist, who left her to die on Center City Street.

Aug 4, 2017

#60

Umar Johnson, 36

Adult Pedestrian

Pedestrian killed by motorist in Kensington

Aug 2, 2017

#58

George James, 43

Adult Motorcyclist

Man killed when his motorcycle was struck by a motor vehicle on Kelly Drive

Jul 22, 2017

#56

Falana Bennette, 77

Driver Seniors

Jul 27, 2017

#57

Hannah Turkow, 89

Adult Pedestrian Seniors

Police say a 62-year-old woman driving a Toyota lost control and struck two other vehicles traveling in the same direction on Grant. The driver then continued onto the sidewalk and struck the victim before coming to a complete stop.

Jul 22, 2017

#56

Hit & Run

Sean Patrick Grange, 30

Adult Pedestrian

Mr. Grange was killed while walking on Montgomery Drive off ramp of I-76

Jul 21, 2017

#55

Tan Rongdeng, 70

Pedestrian Seniors

Man killed while walking across Harbison and Roosevelt Boulevard

Jul 14, 2017

#54

Gabriel Alveranga, 20

Adult Pedestrian

Pedestrian was killed while crossing Parkside Avenue

Jul 8, 2017

#52

Matthew Johnson, 27

Adult Motorcyclist

Motorcyclist crashed into truck on Ben Franklin Parkway while doing wheelies

Jul 4, 2017

#51

Unknown, 60

Adult Driver

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

Jul 2, 2017

#50

Noah Pardon, 2

Child Pedestrian

Jun 13, 2017

#41

Juana Sanchez, 79

Pedestrian Seniors

Jun 9, 2017

#36

Anthony Burg, 28

Motorcyclist

Jun 28, 2017

#49

Errol Catchings, 35

Adult Pedestrian

Errol Catchings was killed while crossing Roosevelt Boulevard

Jun 25, 2017

#48

Phillip West,

Adult Pedestrian

A man identified as a pedestrian was killed by a motor vehicle on I-676

Jun 22, 2017

#44

Jose Colon, 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

#42

Tyrik Ransom, 25

Adult Driver

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

Jun 13, 2017

#43

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

#39

Erick McBean, 40

Adult Motorcyclist

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

Jun 11, 2017

#40

Unknown,

Adult

Motorist hit pole on I-95 near Girard Avenue

Jun 10, 2017

#38

Rosa Lydia Rojas, 28

Pedestrian

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

Jun 10, 2017

#37

Alana Maddox, 23

Pedestrian

May 18, 2017

#34

Edward Trimber, 60

Adult Pedestrian

May 3, 2017

#32

Unknown,

Pedestrian

May 1, 2017

#31

James Finkley, 63

Driver Passenger

May 22, 2017

#33

Christian Gomez, 22

Adult Driver

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

May 16, 2017

#35

Carmelo Mangual, 16

Child Motorcyclist Driver

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

Apr 25, 2017

#30

William Wolfe, 77

Adult Seniors

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

Apr 23, 2017

#29

Melford Pinckney, 48

Adult Pedestrian Seniors

Mr. Pinckney was struck and killed while crossing Roosevelt Boulevard

Apr 18, 2017

#27

Michelle Kolk, 40

Adult Pedestrian

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

Apr 14, 2017

#26

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

#25

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

#24

Mariah Whalen, 22

Adult Passenger

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

Apr 3, 2017

#23

Joseph Andrews, 51

Bicyclist

Mar 31, 2017

#22

Walter Hudson , 63

Adult Driver

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

Mar 30, 2017

#21

George Harrity, 56

Adult Driver

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

Mar 24, 2017

#20

Tracey Palmer, 23

Driver

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

Mar 20, 2017

#19

Justin Hileman, 24

Adult

Driver died when car crashed into pole

Mar 19, 2017

#18

Unkown, 20

Adult Passenger

Head on collision on Old York Road kills passenger

Apr 8, 2017

#17

Victor Rosa-Mendez, 18

Driver Passenger

Mar 12, 2017

#16

Shelton Johnson, 54

Driver Passenger

Mar 3, 2017

#15

Kassandra Rivera, 19

Driver Passenger

Feb 21, 2017

#14

Dennis Alexander, 27

Adult Passenger

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

Feb 12, 2017

#13

Hit & Run

Caroline Morgan, 56

Adult Driver

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

Feb 4, 2017

#11

Alberto Rivera Jr, 30

Adult Passenger

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

Feb 10, 2017

#12

Ronald Karolski, 70

Passenger Seniors

Jan 31, 2017

#10

Danny Dimitri, 50

Adult Pedestrian

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

Jan 29, 2017

#9

Hit & Run

Loraya Braxton, 10

Child Pedestrian

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

Jan 29, 2017

#8

Hit & Run

Kimberly Phillips, 19

Adult Pedestrian

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

Jan 27, 2017

#7

Hit & Run

Catherine Brown, 48

Adult Pedestrian

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

Jan 27, 2017

#6

Terrence Johnson, 46

Motorcyclist

Motorcyclist died after crashing into SEPTA bus

Jan 7, 2017

#5

Unknown,

Jan 10, 2017

#4

Wallace Mayo, 69

Driver Seniors

Jan 6, 2017

#3

Herbert Brown, 57

Adult Driver

Jan 1, 2017

#2

Unknown,

Pedestrian

Jan 1, 2017

#1

Hit & Run

Edward Bradley, 71

Adult Pedestrian Seniors

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