UB student in critical condition following hit-and-run

AMHERST, NY (WKBW) - University at Buffalo Police are investigating a hit-and-run crash involving a pedestrian on the University's North Campus, according to a news release.

Police say a 20-year-old female undergraduate student from Singapore was struck on Hadley Road in front of the Hadley Village Apartments just after 10 p.m. Thursday Nov. 1st.

The female victim was taken ECMC where she is in critical condition. Police tell 7 Eyewitness News the victim has a broken hip, a broken arm and severe brain damage. 

In the news release UB released this statement:

"The university is in close contact with her family and friends, and is providing whatever assistance it can, including making arrangements for the family’s stay in Buffalo. The entire UB community remains hopeful that she will make a full recovery from her injuries."

The vehicle involved in the hit-and-run is a 2003 to 2008 model dark colored four door Honda Accord which could have damage to the front right hood, bumper, fender and head lamp.

Anyone with information is asked to call UB Police at 716-645-2222.

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