Shortly after midnight on Sunday July 11, 2010 a 41 year old woman was riding her bike in the Frankford section of Philadelphia. At approximately 12:30 the woman was hit by a car near the intersection of Torresdale Avenue and Adams Avenue.
The woman, who has not yet been identified, was taken to Hahnemann Hospital where she died from her injuries on Sunday. The driver of the car left the scene of the accident. However, police located the black Ford Taurus that hit the bicyclist in the 2100 block of Gillingham Street shortly after the accident and officials are talking to the vehicle’s owner as the investigation into this fatal Philadelphia hit and run bicycle accident continues.