Bicyclist Dragged 30 Feet in Rittenhouse Hit-and-Run

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    A bicyclist was dragged 30 feet after being struck by a hit-and-run driver in Rittenhouse Square.

    Officials say the 23-year-old man was riding a bike on 19th and Walnut Streets Monday night when he was struck by a passing car.

    The victim was dragged thirty feet before he came to a stop on the street. The vehicle fled the scene.

    The victim suffered several abrasions. He was taken to the hospital where he is currently in stable condition.

    Investigators say the hit-and-run vehicle is a light tan Cadillac with handicapped plates.

    If you have any information on the location of the vehicle and driver, please call Philadelphia Police.