BROOKHAVEN, Pa. (CBS) — Police say one person was hospitalized in a hit-and-run in Delaware County on Thursday afternoon.
Police say a person was struck by a car on the 4900 block of Jackson Drive in Brookhaven around 3 p.m.READ MORE: Temple University Students Gather To Honor Students Killed, Call For Safety Changes
An eyewitness tells police it all started when a man in a silver Dodge Avenger tried to steal a landscaper’s leaf-blower on Jackson Drive.READ MORE: After Firing Coach, Flyers Drop 9th Straight, 7-5 to Avalanche
Police say the landscaper confronted the suspect and that’s when the suspect ran over the victim while getting away.
The 23-year-old victim was hospitalized for a concussion.MORE NEWS: Joel Embiid Scores 43, 76ers Hold Off Pesky Hornets In OT
Police are still searching for the suspect.