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MAIT seeks car that hit boy on bike

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Traffic investigators from the Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department are searching for a vehicle that struck a bicyclist and fled the scene Saturday night.

Malik Pridgen, 11, was transported to Memorial University Medical Center with serious injuries after being struck by a vehicle near East 35th and LeGrande streets just before 8:30 p.m.

He was riding a bicycle southbound on LeGrande when he was struck by the newer model, silver four-door sedan, possibly a Chrysler Sebring, traveling east on 35th. The vehicle was occupied by a black male with dark complexion and a short afro. 

Anyone with information on vehicle or its driver is asked to call Crimestoppers at (912) 234-2020 or text CRIMES (274637) using the keyword CSTOP2020. 

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