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Teen hit, killed by car after fight in Lawncrest: police

Police: 17-year-old hit, killed after fight
Police: 17-year-old hit, killed after fight 00:30

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) -- A teen was hit and killed after a large fight in Philadelphia's Lawncest section Wednesday afternoon. The Philadelphia Police Department says there was a fight at the Excel Academy South at Friends Hospital on Roosevelt Boulevard.

The 17-year-old female victim got into a fight with an 18-year-old woman who was in a gray Chrysler.

Police say during it, the driver backed up and hit the 17-year-old.

The victim later died at the hospital.

The driver is cooperating with police.

Police believe both the victim and the driver are students at the school.

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