A 15-year-old girl and 18-year-old woman are fighting for their lives while a young man is recovering following a triple shooting in Philadelphia’s Kensington neighborhood.
The two teens and 21-year-old man were all on the 1900 block of East Somerset Street shortly before 4 p.m. when a gunman opened fire.
The 18-year-old woman was shot twice in the back and at least once in the leg, the 15-year-old girl was shot in the leg and the 21-year-old man was shot once in the right hand. They were all taken to Temple University Hospital.
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Both teens are in critical condition while the young man is stable.
No arrests have been made. Police continue to investigate.
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