Bicycle vs. cab

June 22, 2009 6:27:00 PM PDT
A bicyclist is hospitalized after being struck by a cab driver that left the scene. It happened around 7:00 p.m. at 6th and Snyder Streets in South Philadelphia.

Witnesses say the 50-year-old bicyclist was riding against the flow of traffic when he was struck. He was rushed to Jefferson Hospital for treatment of a head injury.

The operator of the cab left the scene but was located a few blocks away. No word yet what charges, if any, the cabbie may face.

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