BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) — Buffalo Police are investigating a hit-and-run crash that injured a child riding a bicycle.
Active scene here on the corner of Folger and South Park. A neighbor says a child was riding in the bike lane when a car hit him and drove away. @WKBW pic.twitter.com/95vpY0Qupx— Gilat Melamed (@gilat_melamed) July 26, 2019
The hit-and-run happened on South Park Avenue and Folger Street in South Buffalo Friday afternoon. A neighbor living in the area tells 7 Eyewitness News the child was riding in the bike lane when a vehicle struck the child and drove away.
According to police, the vehicle was recovered Saturday.
BREAKING: BPD say they've recovered the vehicle in connection with yesterday's hit & run at South Park & Folger. The incident remains under investigation.— Buffalo Police Dept (@BPDAlerts) July 27, 2019
Police say the child was taken to a local hospital with injuries that are non-life threatening.
The investigation is ongoing, Anyone with information is asked to call police.