Street Race Turns Fatal in Reading

Posted on: September 13th, 2011       Attorney Thomas Newell

On Sept. 12, 2011, a street race in Reading PA turned into a fatal accident when one of the cars crashed and the teenage driver was killed. According to, teenagers stole 2 cars and began racing on Hampden Blvd. in Reading.

One of the 2 automobiles flipped several times, crashed and caught fire. The driver was pronounced dead at the scene of the Reading car accident and the passenger was treated at a local hospital. Reading police continue their investigation.

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