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Chaotic hit-and-run caught on camera on Buffalo's west side

Posted at 3:01 PM, Feb 12, 2019
and last updated 2019-02-12 17:37:40-05

Buffalo Police are asking for your help finding the driver of a hit and run crash.

According to police, a suspect driving a purple Honda Accord was traveling along Grant Street near Boyd Street when he hopped the curb, struck a pedestrian and a building, before driving off.

The video obtained by 7 Eyewitness News shows the driver barrelling up onto the sidewalk and striking a man before hitting the building. The driver also hits a woman as he backs up.

It happened just after 11 A.M. on Tuesday.

We’re told the victim is expected to survive.

Frontier Discount Liquor and Beverage was damaged because of the crash.

Police said the victim and suspect know each other. Now, they want your help finding the driver.

Plate: HWD 7152

Anyone with information about the vehicle’s whereabouts or who may have seen the crime is asked to call 911.