Pedestrian struck by hit-and-run driver in Center City

September 11, 2013 10:10:59 AM PDT
Police say a hit-and-run driver took off after striking a pedestrian in Center City Wednesday morning.

It was just before 9:00 a.m. when Philadelphia police and medics were called out to the intersection of 8th and Vine streets.

When they arrived they found the adult male victim and transported him to Hahnemann Hospital for care. The victim's condition is unknown at this time.

Investigators say the color of the striking vehicle is black, but further details have not been released.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Philadelphia Police at 215-686-TIPS (8477), text a tip to PPD TIP (773847) or through PhillyPolice.com.


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