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Niagara Falls man dies after being hit by vehicle

Posted at 4:21 PM, Jan 24, 2019
and last updated 2019-01-24 16:21:08-05

NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (WKBW) — A Niagara Falls man has died after being hit by a vehicle on Buffalo Avenue on Wednesday night.

According to Niagara Falls police, 65-year-old Boyd Criswell was crossing the street near the 8700 block of Buffalo Avenue when he was hit by a vehicle driven by a 45-year-old woman.

Police say Criswell was treated at the scene and taken to Erie County Medical Center for hip and leg injuries. He later died at the hospital due to his injuries.

The Niagara Falls Crash Management Team is continuing to investigate the incident.

Anyone with information is urged to call police at (716) 286-4711 or (716) 286-4563.