Teen bicyclist hit in Cheektowaga dies

Posted at 4:31 PM, Jul 30, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-01 13:47:16-04

A 16-year-old girl has died after she was hit by a car while riding her bike on Union Road Monday.

Police say Sherilann Lorenz was crossing Union Road at the westbound Kensington Expressway on-ramp when she was hit by a vehicle traveling north on Union Road.

The driver of the vehicle was cooperative and no charges are pending at this time.

Lorenz was lifeguard with the Town of Cheektowaga.

A GoFundMe campaign has been established to help the Lorenz family with Sherilann's medical expenses.

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