The two people killed were both Neshaminy School District employees and had children.
Monday, 1:21 p.m.: The victims of Saturday evening’s motorcycle vs. car crash at Street Road and Knowles Avenue in Upper Southampton have been identified as John “Jack” Edel, 52, of the Trevose section of Lower Southampton, and Ellen Kelly, 50, of Penndel. Edel, who was pronounced dead shortly after arriving by ambulance at Abington Memorial Hospital, was driving the black and metallic colored Yamaha motorcycle. Kelly, the passenger, was flung from the bike and was pronounced dead at the scene, police reported in a release. Both of the victims were wearing helmets, Detective Craig Rudisill confirmed. Police said a preliminary investigation revealed the bike was traveling eastbound on Street Road when it struck the front of a light colored …
Friends of Kyle Schwab are fundraising to help his family with funeral costs.
Trevose resident and son of a Bensalem police officer Kyle Schwab was tragically killed Friday, April 6 in a wreck involving his motorcycle on Street Road in Upper Southampton. Now his friends are honoring his memory while raising funds for Schwab's family. According to a flyer posted in the Trevose Starbucks on Horizon Boulevard, Schwab's friends are selling Kyle Schwab Memorial Wristbands for $5 each to help his family with funeral expenses. To purchase a wristband, go to Pay Pal and send $5 to seller Minnie61@aol.com. According to the flyer, the wristband will be mailed in five to seven days. Schwab's friends are also holding a happy hour fundraiser at Kildares in Manayunk Saturday, April 14. A portion of the $20 entrance fee will also …
A memorial grows for Friday's crash victim, Kyle Schwab.
- THE NEIGHBORHOOD FILES
- Tom Sofield
Monday, April 9, 2012
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