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Buffalo man killed in crash on Transit Road near Eastern Hills Mall

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Posted at 11:05 PM, Jul 15, 2022
and last updated 2022-07-20 10:20:31-04

WILLIAMSVILLE, N.Y. (WKBW) — The Erie County Sheriff's Office is investigating a fatal one-vehicle crash that occurred on Transit Road near the Eastern Hills Mall on Friday.

The crash occurred around 4:45 p.m. and according to the sheriff's office, the vehicle was observed traveling at a high rate of speed before it struck a fire hydrant and a utility pole.

The sheriff's office said 22-year-old Diallo Hammond of Buffalo was pronounced dead at the scene.

The crash remains under investigation.