Underage driver injures woman, kills two dogs

Posted at 2:34 PM, May 30, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-30 14:34:07-04

Police say an underage driver is responsible for crashing into a woman and her two dogs on a sidewalk in Genesee County.

Police say that driver jumped the curb and onto the sidewalk along Allen Street in Batavia just after three o'clock this afternoon.

The woman was able to push her young son out of the way, but the car ended up striking her.

She was taken to the hospital.

There's no word on her name or condition right now.

The victim's two dogs died in the crash.

Police say the driver is a juvenile and took the vehicle without the owner's permission.