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Police Looking For Hit and Run Motorcycle Driver

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Police are still looking for the motorcyclist who hit two people at 10th and state over the weekend.  We first reported the incident on Sunday when a witness posted their mobile video on youtube.  What police had not released at that time, was information that the motorcyclist left the scene of the accident before police arrived.  Police say according to witnesses the operator picked up his helmet, walked over as if he was going to sit on the curb and when police arrived he was gone.

One of people hit left the scene as well.   Emergycare ambulance transported the second victim, identified as 31-year old Marvin Allen of Erie.  He suffered leg and back injuries and was released after treatment from UPMC Hamot. 

Police don't know much about the biker, but they want to find him." We have several descriptions of the operator which range from 5'6" to 6'0", one said dark hair, one graying with dark and no age was given yet," said police chief, Steve Franklin. Witnesses did not see the license plate or say if it was from PA or out of state.  By what is seen on video, the biker may have been driving a Harley Davidson Softail. If you have information call Erie police at 870-1120.

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