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Man hit by car in Florida, robbed of $15K Marvel-themed prosthetic leg – Portland, Oregon

Portland, Oregon 2021-06-08 15:18:08 –

ST. Petersburg, FloridaWFLA) — A man who was seriously injured in a car hit in St. Petersburg on Monday night stole a customized prosthesis worth $ 15,000, police say the man’s family now has it. I’m asking you to return to.

The accident occurred around 10 pm on Monday. According to police, 49-year-old Christopher Allen Harris was walking on a pedestrian crossing and collided with an Infiniti G35 driven by a 21-year-old man.

A photo of Christopher Harris provided by the family.

Harris suffered a life-threatening injury and was taken to Bayfront Health in critical condition.

According to police, Harris’s prosthesis fell off due to the impact of the collision. The foot collided with another car heading east. A police spokeswoman said both drivers had stopped and were cooperating in the investigation.

According to police, the prosthesis was stolen before police officers arrived at the scene. The legs are customized with Marvel artwork and are worth $ 15,000.

A photo of a stolen prosthesis.

“The victim’s family wants it back,” said Yolanda Fernandez of St. Pete Police. “If you have information about artificial limbs, please return it to the police station.”

Police say the investigation into the accident is still underway, but the detective does not believe that alcohol or drugs were involved.

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