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'Person of interest' identified in hit and run of twins

What a difference a day makes.

On Tuesday, 8-year-old Kaitlyn Bradfield was in the intensive-care unit at St. Christopher's Hospital for Children with a tube down her throat, while doctors tried to determine just how badly she had been injured by a hit-and-run driver earlier in the day.

Yesterday, Kaitlyn was up and chatting on the phone to her enormously relieved relatives.

"She called and talked to everybody," said Dorothea Ball, the girl's aunt. "She asked her mommy to bring her dolly to the hospital.

"She seems upbeat," Ball added. "It's a world of difference, for sure."

Police said that Kaitlyn and her twin sister, Eryca, were struck by a gray Lincoln Towncar at Colgate Street and Cheltenham Avenue about 3:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Eryca suffered bumps and bruises. Kaitlyn suffered a worse fate - the car actually rolled over her abdomen, leaving tire marks on her body. She

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Added: Nov-5-2009 
By: hammerofodin
Tags: Timbers, hit and run, degenerate, Bradfield, Philladelphia
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