A Havertown man has been charged with vehicular manslaughter after driving drunk and killing a bicyclist in Philadelphia on December 30, 2010. Police report that Mr. Paul Jones hit the bicyclist from behind at approximately 10:30 on Baltimore Avenue. Mr. Jones reportedly left the scene of the Philadelphia bike accident and crashed into a minivan and fled the scene of that accident. The occupants of the minivan were not injured.
The victim’s name has not yet been released. We extend our condolences to the family during this difficult time.