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Police: Driver strikes vehicles then flees in West Philadelphia

Thursday, January 09, 2014

Police say a driver struck two vehicles then fled the wreckage on foot in West Philadelphia late Thursday night.

The multi-vehicle crash happened around 10:30 p.m. near the intersection of 57th and Vine Streets.

Details are still being sort out but what we have learned is that a male driver struck the cars and then fled the area on foot.

There were occupants in the two vehicles but no one was seriously injured.

A police assist was called and a man fitting the description of the driver was located.

Police are now trying to determine if the man is the driver who fled the crash.

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