A 31-year-old woman was killed in a crash involving a motorcycle and a car Wednesday evening in the city's Nicetown section, police said.

The accident occurred at 6:47 p.m. in the 1400 block of West Cayuga Street, police said. The woman, a passenger on the motorcycle, was pronounced dead at the scene. The motorcycle operator was in critical condition at Albert Einstein Medical Center. The car's driver and a passenger were taken to Temple University Hospital with injuries that were not believed to be life-threatening. - Robert Moran