Niagara Falls Boulevard

Another pedestrian-involved accident on Niagara Falls Boulevard. Karl Booker, 31, of Tonawanda was struck and suffered non-life threatening injuries when he tried crossing the road on December 3, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
October 15, 2019 - 3:00 am
AMHERST, N.Y. (WBEN) - Amherst Town Supervisor Brian Kulpa is among the local officials frustrated over safety along Niagara Falls Boulevard after the latest pedestrian-involved accident on the roadway on Sunday night. "Here we are trying to figure out what to do and at the end of the day, the road...
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Niagara Falls Boulevard at Maple Road on May 15, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
October 14, 2019 - 6:15 am
AMHERST, N.Y. (WBEN) - A 17-year-old boy suffered serious head and neck injuries after he was hit by a car on Niagara Falls Boulevard on Sunday evening. The boy was hit in the 2300 block of Niagara Falls Boulevard after 7 p.m. by a 2006 Mitsubishi that was driven by a 23-year-old woman from...
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Another pedestrian-involved accident on Niagara Falls Boulevard. Karl Booker, 31, of Tonawanda was struck and suffered non-life threatening injuries when he tried crossing the road on December 3, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Tom Puckett
July 29, 2019 - 1:25 pm
Amherst, NY (WBEN) The state DOT has wrapped up a study on Niagara Falls Boulevard in Amherst and Tonawanda. The corridor study analyzed the existing pedestrian infrastructure and developed planning-level recommendations to enhance pedestrian safety along the Niagara Falls Boulevard corridor. Many...
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Sonoco Gas Station at Niagara Falls Boulevard and Ellicott Creek taped off by Tonawanda Police
Mike Baggerman
March 11, 2019 - 8:45 am
TONAWANDA, N.Y. (WBEN) - A man with a gun robbed the Sunoco gas station on Niagara Falls Boulevard on Monday morning. Tonawanda Police told WBEN that the armed robbery happened shortly after 6:30 a.m. An unknown white male wearing a hoodie and black ski mask entered the store and showed the black...
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Niagara Falls Boulevard at Maple Road on May 15, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
December 04, 2018 - 3:00 am
TONAWANDA, N.Y. (WBEN) - Frustrations over Niagara Falls Boulevard persist after another pedestrian was struck by a vehicle on Monday morning. Karl Booker, 31, of Tonawanda is the latest person to be hit by a vehicle when trying to cross the street. Booker attempted to cross the road between...
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Another pedestrian-involved accident on Niagara Falls Boulevard. Karl Booker, 31, of Tonawanda was struck and suffered non-life threatening injuries when he tried crossing the road on December 3, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
December 03, 2018 - 10:10 am
TONAWANDA, N.Y. (WBEN) - A Tonawanda man suffered non-life threatening injuries when he was struck by a car traveling north on Niagara Falls Boulevard between Commerce Drive and Irvington Drive on Monday morning. Karl Booker, 31, tried crossing the boulevard when he was struck by a vehicle...
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November 24, 2018 - 8:51 pm
Amherst, N.Y. (WBEN) - Amherst Police are investigating a car-pedestrian accident in an all too familiar portion of Niagara Falls Boulevard that has been problemetic. Police says a pedestrian, identified as 45 year old Mark A. Buffington, was struck while crossing the road in the 2000 block of the...
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Niagara Falls Boulevard at Maple Road on May 15, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
June 16, 2018 - 5:56 am
AMHERST, N.Y. (WBEN) - The deadly, 6.2 mile stretch of Niagara Falls Boulevard between Kenmore Avenue and Tonawanda Creek Road will receive safety upgrades by the New York State Department of Transportation. The DOT announced on Friday afternoon that enhanced pavement markings will be installed...
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WBEN Photo/Matt Moran
Matt Moran
May 16, 2018 - 10:46 pm
AMHERST, N.Y. (WBEN) - The Amherst Town Board approved the plan to start the process of development on Niagara Falls Boulevard. Town Supervisor Brian Kulpa says they are adopting a project charter to start the process. "The project charter is essentially a gameplan to do a study between the town of...
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Niagara Falls Boulevard at Maple Road on May 15, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
May 15, 2018 - 9:00 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Amherst Town Supervisor Brian Kulpa and Town of Tonawanda Supervisor Joseph Emminger are addressing the dangerous stretch of Niagara Falls Boulevard between the City of Buffalo and Niagara County lines after another pedestrian death over the weekend. One of their plans is to...
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