LOWER MERION, Pa. (CBS) — A patient was injured while trying to escape a hospital in a stolen delivery van in Lower Merion, Montgomery County.
It happened around 4 a.m. Thursday when a man, wearing a hospital gown, escaped Lankenau Medical Center with an IV still in his arm and stole an Aramark truck.READ MORE: Police Asking For Help Identifying Man Wanted In Strawberry Mansion Hit-And-Run That Killed 8-Year-Old Boy
Police say the patient drove about 200 yards from the hospital before the vehicle struck a fence, rolled down an embankment and stopped on its side near a body of water.READ MORE: Open For Business: Spike's Trophies Focusing On Wins After Dealing With Major Losses During Pandemic
The man was taken to the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania with serious injuries.
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