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Bicyclist struck and injured by hit-and-run driver in NE Philadelphia

Thursday, September 19, 2013

Police say a hit-and-run driver struck and injured a 19-year-old man on a bicycle in Northeast Philadelphia early Thursday morning.

The accident happened around 12:45 a.m. on Cottman Avenue and Revere Street.

According to police, the victim suffered a leg injury and was taken to Nazareth Hospital in stable condition.

Police are searching for the driver who fled the scene after the crash.

The victim's name has not been released.

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