Lorenzo Velasquez Killed in Hit-and-Run Crash at C and Ashdale Streets
Olney, Pennsylvania (September 2, 2017) – Lorenzo Velasquez, 19, has been identified as the victim of the fatal hit-and-run accident in Olney section of Philadelphia.
Witnesses say Lorenzo was riding his bicycle southbound on C Street when he was struck by a vehicle heading west on Ashdale road.
He was taken to St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children where he later succumbed to his injuries.
Police have located the suspect vehicle, a 2006 white Honda sedan. The owner of the vehicle was questioned by the authorities but has since been released.
No arrests, however, have been made.
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