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PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Philadelphia Fire crews are on the scene of a multi-car crash that ended with a car in flames and a power outage. The incident happened on Frankford Avenue around 5:27 p.m.

CBS3 obtained video and photos from the scene, where the flames of the car fire are visible over a fence.

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According to the Philadelphia Fire Department, both fire crews and Philadelphia police responded to the crash.

One car hit a PECO pole. When officials arrived, the second car was on fire.

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Officials told CBS3 a 64-year-old woman was taken to the hospital. There is no word on her condition.

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There is an electrical outage reported in the area due to the accident.

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Philadelphia student, 17, shot dead after walking out of high school: report

A 17-year-old student has reportedly been shot and killed in Philadelphia after walking out of his high school. 

Police sources told Fox29 Philadelphia that the victim – identified as Christopher Braxton – was fired at twice by at least one gunman after emerging from Bartram High School around 3 p.m. Wednesday. 

The station reports that Braxon was struck once in the chest in the 2300 block of South 66th Street and later was pronounced dead at a local hospital. 

The shooting occurred near Bartram High School in southwest Philadelphia, police told Fox29.


The motive for the shooting remains unclear and as of Thursday, no suspects have been publicly identified.  

The Philadelphia Police Department did not respond to a request for comment from Fox News Digital. 

Philadelphia has seen 39 homicides so far in 2022, reports say. (iStock)


Family members told Fox29 Philadelphia that Braxon was a senior at Bartram High School and lived just a few blocks away from the scene of the shooting. 

As of Wednesday, the killing marked the 39th homicide in Philadelphia this year, the station added. 

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