62-year-old man on motorcycle and male pedestrian both die in collision between car, motorcycle, and pedestrian on Frankford Avenue in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Crash Involving Car, Motorcycle Leaves 2 Men Dead In Mayfair: Philadelphia Police
The 62-year-old man driving the motorcycle was ejected onto the sidewalk and then pronounced dead at 12:31 p.m. at Jefferson-Torresdale Hospital.
Police: 2 people dead after a serious accident in Mayfair
After the collision, police say the driver of the Ford truck lost control and struck a male pedestrian who was sitting on a bench.
Since motorcycle crashes often end in serious injuries, victims need immediate help
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