PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – An 18-year-old Temple University student was seriously injured after he was struck by a vehicle in North Philadelphia, early Sunday morning. Temple University tells Eyewitness News the student was crossing Broad at Diamond Street, around 4:45 a.m. Sunday, when he was hit and thrown approximately 75 feet.
He was rushed to Temple University Hospital in critical condition.READ MORE: Police: Man, 2 Children Injured In Crash In Willingboro
The 18-year-old suffered severe head and facial injuries.READ MORE: Big Decision Looming For SEPTA Employees As Union Fights For Better Wages For Its Workers
Police say the striking vehicle remained at the scene.
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Police say this incident is not related to street racing near North Broad and West Oxford Streets on Saturday night.