Man critical after West Phila. hit and run

April 13, 2009 6:08:36 AM PDT
A man was struck by a vehicle in West Philadelphia this morning. The driver fled the scene.

The incident happened around 7:15 at the intersection of 62nd and Chestnut Streets.

The victim, a man in his 50's, was transported to The Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in critical condition, suffering from head and neck injuries.

No word on a vehicle description or on if any arrests have been made.

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