A 19-year-old man died and 19-year-old woman was injured after the dirt bike they were riding crashed into an SUV Monday afternoon in Mayfair section of Northeast Philadelphia, police said.
About 1:30 p.m. in the 7200 block of Hawthorne Street, the man was operating the dirt bike on a sidewalk when he entered the street and struck a 1996 Chevrolet Tahoe head on, police said.
The man and woman, who was a passenger, were transported to Aria Health-Torresdale Campus, where the man was pronounced and the woman was listed in critical condition, police said. A 32-year-old man driving the Tahoe was not reported injured. - Robert Moran