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Pedestrian killed after hit by car in Batavia

Batavia car vs. pedestrian
Posted at 10:07 AM, Nov 07, 2020
and last updated 2020-11-07 10:08:02-05

BATAVIA, N.Y. (WKBW) — Batavia police say a man is dead after he was hit by a car Friday night.

Authorities say East Main Street just east of Summit Street in Batavia, after a man was hit by a car just after 8 p.m.

Police say they found a man laying in the road with serious injuries.

Police, fire, and Mercy medics transported him to United Memorial Medical Center in Batavia where he later died.

A preliminary investigation shows the car was heading east on East Main Street when the pedestrian entered the roadway just east of Summit Street, hitting the pedestrian when he was crossing the road heading north.

According to police, the person's name is being withheld at request of the family, and we should not expect another update until Monday.

If you have any information, you're urged to contact Detective Sergeant Lutey at 585-345-6311 or the Batavia Police Department at 585-345-6350, the confidential tip line at 585-345-6370 or online by clicking here.