DREXEL HILL, Pa. (AP) – Authorities say a man accused of striking a woman and a child in a crosswalk near Philadelphia while on a dirt bike following a police pursuit – and then carjacking a vehicle to escape – faces charges including robbery, aggravated assault and fleeing police.

Police said 32-year-old Caliph Douglass of Philadelphia was arraigned Sunday in a hospital bed at Crozer-Chester Medical Center.

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Officials allege that after Philadelphia police tried to arrest him on the dirt bike, he fled into Delaware County and struck the victims in Upper Darby, critically injuring the 6-year-old girl and also injuring a 44-year-old relative.

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Police allege that he then fled in a carjacked vehicle but was arrested nearby. Court documents don’t list a defense attorney and a listed number for Douglass couldn’t be found Sunday.

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