Neighbors Stop Hit and Run Driver: Cops

A driver struck a child in South Philly and kept driving, until neighbors stepped in, according to police.

A 7-year-old girl was struck by a car on the 2000 block of South 19th Street in South Philadelphia on Friday and the driver didn't stop, according to Philadelphia Police.

Investigators told NBC10 neighbors forced the driver to pull over at the end of the block. When NBC10 arrived on the scene, the driver was sitting in the back of a police car, but had not been charged.

The girl suffered some bumps and bruises but was not seriously injured.


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