A 24-year-old woman was tragically killed in a truck accident earlier this morning in Center City Philadelphia. The accident occurred as she was riding her bicycle around 7:25 A.M. at 11th and Spruce streets. She was hit by a trash truck, though it is unclear whether the truck driver will face any charges, as the cause of the accident is still under investigation.
The unnamed woman was taken to Jefferson University Hospital, where she was soon declared dead. There are no reports of other injuries at the scene, and you may learn more about this developing story by clicking here.
Truck accidents can be emotionally, mentally, and physically devastating, especially for bicyclists who are vulnerable to far more severe injuries. Determining the cause of accident in these instances is essential, as it will only help us prevent future fatal accidents--potentially saving the lives of many.
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