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Reward offered in fatal Buffalo hit and run case

Posted at 5:40 PM, Oct 29, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-30 11:53:26-04

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) — The Buffalo Police Accident Investigation Unit is attempting to locate a vehicle involved in a fatal hit-and-run Wednesday.

Police say the 2007 black BMW was involved in a fatal hit-and-run Wednesday in the area of 869 Fillmore Avenue.

The vehicle is believed to have heavy front end damage and possibly missing a front driver's headlight. Officials say the vehicle may also have an unregistered paper license plate.

According to police, a pedestrian, only identified as a 57-year-old Buffalo male, was struck and killed. He was taken to Erie County Medical Center where he died.

Crime Stoppers of Western New York is offering a $2,500 reward for information that leads to an arrest or indictment in this case. If you have any information call or text 716-867-6161.