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Bicyclist killed in hit-and-run on Abbott Road late Thursday night

Officers responded to reports of a bicyclist hit by a car around 10 p.m.
Posted at 8:44 AM, Jul 08, 2022
and last updated 2022-07-10 12:18:43-04

BUFFALO, NY (WKBW) — Buffalo police are investigating a fatal hit-and-run that happened Thursday night in South Buffalo.

Officers responded to Abbott Road and Kenefick Avenue around 10 p.m. for reports of a bicyclist hit by a car.

Authorities have released the name of the victim as 27-year-old Theodore Dionne. He died at the scene.

Buffalo police are asking that anyone with information contact its confidential tip line (716) 847-2255.