By CBS3 Staff

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Two pedestrians — an approximately 6-year-old boy and a woman believed to be in her 30s — were struck and killed by a car Wednesday afternoon in Philadelphia’s West Oak Lane section, police say. The incident occurred in the 1600 block of Haines Street around 3:30 p.m.

2 People Hit By Car In Philadelphia's West Oak Lane Section, Police Say

Police say a 49-year-old man was driving a Mercury, traveling westbound on 16th street, and drifted onto the sidewalk and hit the child and woman.

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The victims were rushed to Albert Einstein Medical Center and both were pronounced dead.

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The operator of the car remained on the scene, according to officials. The driver and passenger of the Mercury were both taken to Einstein for minor injuries.

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No arrests have been made at this time.