Tuesday, December 1, 2015

Pedestrian struck by car in Port Richmond


A pedestrian is in critical condition after being struck by a car early Saturday in Port Richmond.

Police said a vehicle driving north on the 3200 block of Richmond Street hit the pedestrian shortly before 1 a.m. The victim, a 68-year-old man, allegedly appeared in the middle of the road wearing dark-colored clothing.

The victim was rushed to Temple University Hospital with a broken arm, fractures to both legs and head contusions. He was listed in critical but stable condition.

Police said Saturday afternoon that no charges had yet been filed in connection with the incident. 

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Contact the Breaking News Desk at 215-854-2443; BreakingNewsDesk@philly.com. Follow @phillynews on Twitter.

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