Authorities: Garbage truck hits, kills woman riding bicycle - WFMJ.com News weather sports for Youngstown-Warren Ohio

Authorities: Garbage truck hits, kills woman riding bicycle

Posted: Updated:

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Authorities say a bicyclist was struck and killed by a garbage truck in Philadelphia.

The woman was struck around 7:25 a.m. Tuesday. She was taken to a hospital but was pronounced dead there a short time later.

The woman's name has not been released.

No other injuries were reported. It wasn't immediately known how many people were in the garbage truck when the crash occurred.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

  • More NewsMore>>

  • Youngstown celebrates 10th annual gay pride festival

    Youngstown celebrates 10th annual gay pride festival

    Saturday, July 21 2018 11:53 PM EDT2018-07-22 03:53:34 GMT

    Downtown Youngstown was filled with color Saturday afternoon as the city celebrated gay pride.  

    More >>

    Downtown Youngstown was filled with color Saturday afternoon as the city celebrated gay pride.  

    More >>
  • Mahoning: Patrol conducting OVI checkpoint on US-62

    Mahoning: Patrol conducting OVI checkpoint on US-62

    Saturday, July 21 2018 6:57 PM EDT2018-07-21 22:57:46 GMT

    The Ohio State Highway Patrol is expected to reveal more details Saturday about an OVI checkpoint scheduled for that evening.

    More >>

    The Ohio State Highway Patrol is expected to reveal more details Saturday about an OVI checkpoint scheduled for that evening.

    More >>
  • 'Hungry Man' frozen dinners recalled

    'Hungry Man' frozen dinners recalled

    Saturday, July 21 2018 2:53 PM EDT2018-07-21 18:53:54 GMT

    The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service has issued a public health alert for certain 'Hungry Man' microwavable dinners.  According to a press release, there are concerns that the products may be contaminated with Salmonella from whey powder that has been recalled by the producer of the ingredient.  FSIS sais that they are issuing the public health alert out of caution to make sure that consumers are informed and aware that these products, wh...

    More >>

    The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service has issued a public health alert for certain 'Hungry Man' microwavable dinners.  According to a press release, there are concerns that the products may be contaminated with Salmonella from whey powder that has been recalled by the producer of the ingredient.  FSIS sais that they are issuing the public health alert out of caution to make sure that consumers are informed and aware that these products, wh...

    More >>
Powered by Frankly
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2018 WFMJ. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms