Woman killed in Northeast crash

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Philadelphia police at the scene of an fire along Foulkrod St. at Griscom St. on Thursday morning. December 27, 2012

Police are investigating a deadly crash that killed a 58-year-old woman near Wissinoming Park on Sunday.

The accident occured around 9:30 a.m. on Frankford Avenue near East Cheltenham. Police said a Pontiac minivan was traveling south on Frankford when it jumped the curb and struck a 58-year-old woman before hitting a tree.

The woman, identified as Teresa Marquard, of Wissinoming, was taken to Hahnemann Hospital where she died a short while later.

The driver, a 33-year-old man, was also taken to Hahnemann, where is listed in critical condition. Police said he is being investigated for possibly driving under the influence.

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