PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — According to police, around 7:05 a.m. Monday morning crews responded to a car accident on I-676 Westbound near the Walt Whitman Bridge.
State troopers were forced to break the victim’s car window in order to get her out of the vehicle.READ MORE: Several People Injured After Tree Falls During West Philadelphia High School Reunion Party At Fairmount Park
Authorities attempted CPR on the female and then transported her to Cooper Hospital where she was pronounced dead around 8:00 a.m.
Police have identified the victim as 58-year-old Kathleen Cockerill.READ MORE: Eagles Fans Excited For Season To Start Following Open Practice At Lincoln Financial Field
No other vehicles were involved in the crash.
It is unclear at this time what caused the accident.MORE NEWS: Philadelphia Police Searching For Man Wanted By Special Victims Unit For Incident Involving Woman In Center City