PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Police are searching for a driver who fled the scene after striking a pedestrian in Northeast Philadelphia Monday evening.
The hit-and-run happened at about 5 p.m. on Bustleton Avenue near Norwalk Rd. in the city’s Bustleton section.
According to investigators, the unidentified pedestrian was trying to cross the street when she was struck by a car.
After striking the woman, the driver fled the scene and currently remains at large.
The victim was taken to an area hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Anyone with information is urged to call 911.