Accident claims dog's life, second dog missing

Posted at 2:56 PM, Jul 29, 2016
and last updated 2016-07-31 05:57:44-04

Amherst Police are urging motorists to secure their pets  while traveling after an accident claimed the life of a dog Friday afternoon.

The accident happened near the intersection of Mill Street and Sheridan Drive.

A second dog escaped from the scene and is currently missing.

The dog is a medium-sized pitbull mix with white and brown fur. It is wearing an orange collar.

Anyone who sees the missing dog should call Amherst Police at (716) 689-1311.