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Amherst Police identify driver linked to serious hit & run crash

Posted at 2:50 PM, Oct 16, 2019
and last updated 2019-11-15 13:52:19-05

AMHERST, N.Y. (WKBW)  — Police in the Town of Amherst have now identified the driver linked to a serious hit and run crash.

It was back on October 14 when investigators say a 21-year-old man was hit while walking along Wehrle near Curtwright Drive. The man, whose name has still not been released, was taken to the Erie County Medical Center with serious head and shoulder injuries. There is no update on his condition at this time.

Police say 21-year-old Kaitlin Early is now under arrest. The Williamsville woman is charged with Leaving the Scene of an Accident resulting in serious injury, a Class E Felony.