Fatal Hit And Run

Buffalo Police Searching For Driver

Neil McManus
July 16, 2017 - 12:30 pm

Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Buffalo Police are investigating a fatal hit and run that happened early Sunday morning on Broadway near Gatchell Street.

Investigators say that an unidentified male believed to be about 30 years-old was struck by an SUV while he was apparently trying to cross Broadway at about 3:00 a.m. The suspect vehicle also crashed into an NFTA bus shelter after striking the man.

The victim suffered serious injuries and was taken to ECMC where he was later pronounced dead. Police later recovered an unoccupied SUV a short time later but they are still looking for the driver.

No arrests have been made and anyone with information is asked to call or text the Confidential TIPCALL Line at 847-2255.

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