Cab driver hit, robbed in Harrisburg

Police say a Harrisburg taxi cab driver was hit over the head and robbed by a man who had hailed her for a ride.

The driver told investigators she was in a line of traffic in the 1400 block of Derry Street when the robber attacked and fled with her jacket Tuesday afternoon, according to police.

She said she found her jacket in the 1600 block of Thompson Street, but the money in it was gone, police said.

She suffered a contusion to her head but declined medical treatment, police said.

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