Car causes accident, injures driver, flees scene

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Published: Jul 05 2013 09:15:12 PM EDT
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ALLENTOWN, Pa. -

A driver was the victim of a hit-and-run that occurred Friday night in Allentown.

Around 8:00, the driver, a male, was struck by another vehicle in the 1900 block of S. 5th St. The opposing vehicle then disappeared, leaving the man injured and unable to exit his car.

Allentown Fire officials were called to the scene where they had to extricate the driver from his damaged vehicle. He was then taken to Lehigh Valley Hospital - Cedar Crest.

No information is known about the car that caused the accident.