One Dead, One Critical After Car Crash In Rhawnhurst

By Mike Dougherty

Philadelphia (CBS)– One man is dead, another in critical condition after a nasty crash on Roosevelt Boulevard near Holme Avenue Saturday morning.

Accident investigators say the driver was speeding when he lost control and hit a tree, splitting the car in half.

The deceased passenger has been identified as Rasheed Blaknight, 22, of Philadelphia’s W. Yelland St. The other passenger remains in critical condition and has not been identified.

The accident remains under investigation.

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