Hit and Run at 55th and Lancaster
Last Wednesday, May 31st, sophomore student in Materials Science and Engineering, Doug Markgraf was struck in a hit and run accident while riding his bicycle along Lancaster Ave near 55th Street. Doug was sent to the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania unconscious and with several broken bones and serious head injuries. He remains unconscious in an induced coma but is making progress.
Police are still searching for the driver of the vehicle, a white 2004--2006 year Dodge Quad Cab pickup truck. It is likely to have significant grill damage and at the time of the accident had an ATV in the bed.