Boy falls into manhole

May 22, 2009 5:17:23 PM PDT
An 8-year-old boy is hospitalized after riding his bike into a void left by a removed manhole cover. It happened shortly before 6:00 p.m. along the 3300 block of Amber Street in Philadelphia's Port Richmond section.

Neighbors say work had been done on their street recently, but the manhole cover had not been replaced.

The boy, who suffered neck and back pain, was rushed to Saint Christoper's Hospital for Children.

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