Driver arrested in SW Philadelphia hit and run
SOUTHWEST PHILADELPHIA - July 9, 2012 (WPVI) -- A man was struck by a vehicle late Sunday while attempting to cross at the intersection of 61st and Passyunk Avenue in Southwest Philadelphia.
Witnesses told police the accident happened around 11:00 p.m. and a van was seen fleeing the scene.
The victim was rushed to a nearby hospital and is listed in critical condition.
Police recovered the van a short time later at 27th and Dickinson Street in South Philadelphia.
The driver was taken into custody and charges are pending.
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