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Motorcyclist critical after University City crash

Friday, July 20, 2012

A motorcyclist was critically injured when his bike collided with a car in University City.

It happened shortly after 3:30 Friday afternoon along University Avenue and Civic Center Boulevard.

The exact details of the crash are unclear but police say the biker was rushed to the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in critical condition. He was wearing a helmet at the time of the crash.

No one inside the vehicle was injured.

The accident left the area closed for more than two hours as investigators cleared the scene.

An investigation remains underway.

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