Elderly man struck by car in Rhawnhurst

September 6, 2009 11:43:00 AM PDT
An elderly man is fighting for his life after being struck by a car while on his bike. The man was struck shortly after 2:00 p.m. at the intersection of Cottman and Bustleton Avenues in the Philadelphia's Rhawnhurst section.

The 70-year-old man was taken by medics to Aria Hospital Torresdale division with unstable vitals.

Medics report the victim was unresponsive at time of transport.

According to detectives the striking car did stop.