Pregnant woman, unborn child killed after being hit by car in Bala Cynwyd: police – CBS Philly

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By Taleisha Newbill
/ CBS Philadelphia
BALA CYNWYD, Pa. (CBS) — A pregnant woman and her unborn child died after being struck by a car in Bala Cynwyd Saturday afternoon, Lower Merion Township police said.
Officials said a driver hit two parked cars and five pedestrians on West Rock Hill Road near the intersection of Bryn Mawr Avenue around 2:47 p.m. After the crash, there was a scuffle.
One of the pedestrians, a 36-year-old pregnant woman and her unborn child, died at the hospital, police said. The other four pedestrians were treated for injuries at a nearby hospital.
West Rock Hill Road was closed for about five hours after the accident.
The Lower Merion Township Police Traffic Safety Unit is investigating the crash.
Taleisha Newbill is a digital content producer at CBS News Philadelphia. Taleisha has previously worked at NBC-affiliate WOWT and FOX 42/KPTM in Omaha, Nebraska. She covers breaking news, crime, entertainment, and feel good stories in the Philadelphia area.
First published on December 30, 2023 / 10:02 PM EST
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