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Driver crashes into 2 trees off Broad Street

Sunday, September 08, 2013

Police say a Citizens Bank Park employee may have had a heart attack before crashing his car near the stadium.

It happened around 5:45 p.m. Sunday on Broad Street near Pattison Avenue.

Authorities say the man was driving south when he crossed over four lanes of traffic, went onto a curb and hit a tree.

The vehicle then hit another tree before coming to a stop in the northbound lanes.

The victim was pulled from his car and administered CPR. Medics rushed him to Jefferson Hospital.

The incident remains under investigation.

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