PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Philadelphia police are searching for the hit-and-run driver who struck and killed a man in Tioga.
It happened around 12:10 a.m. Saturday at 25th Street and Allegheny Avenue.READ MORE: Philadelphia Hospitals Seeing Sharp Increase In Number Of Children With COVID-19, Rising RSV Infections
Police say a 60-year-old man was in the middle of the crosswalk when he was struck by a vehicle. The impact sent the man airborne and when he landed he was struck by a second vehicle.
The man was pronounced dead at the scene.READ MORE: Part Of MLK Drive Reopens To Vehicles For First Time Since Start Of Pandemic
The driver of the second vehicle pulled over and was cooperating with police. The driver who initially struck the victim fled the scene. Police found the vehicle he or she was driving abandoned along the 3100 block of Bainbury Street.
Anyone with information about the hit-and-run accident is asked to contact police.
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