Woman injured in car crash


A 24-year-old wo­man suffered crit­ic­al in­jur­ies in a single-vehicle crash in Rhawn­hurst on Sunday night.

The mo­tor­ist was driv­ing a 2002 Jeep Pat­ri­ot south­bound on Bustleton Av­en­ue near Strahle Street at about 11:30 p.m. when the vehicle moun­ted the me­di­an and struck a tree, said Of­ficer Christine O’Bri­en, a Phil­adelphia po­lice spokes­wo­man.

The driver was taken to Aria Health-Tor­res­dale in crit­ic­al con­di­tion. The po­lice de­part­ment has not re­leased her name.

There were no pas­sen­gers in the vehicle. The cause of the crash re­mains un­der in­vest­ig­a­tion. ••


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