Victim in wheelchair in critical condition after hit & run

Posted at 10:20 AM, Feb 17, 2018
and last updated 2018-02-17 10:22:16-05

Town of Tonawanda Police are looking for the motorist who hit and critically injured a person in a motorized wheelchair.

Police say the car hit the victim on Vulcan Street near the intersection of Rosedale Street, right near the GM Powertrain Plant, then drove away. It happened Friday evening just before 6 p.m.

The victim was taken to Erie County Medical Center with a possible head and chest injury and is in critical condition.

Anyone who witnessed the collision or has any information is asked to call the town of Tonawanda Police Accident Investigation Unit at 879-6613 or the confidential tip line at 879-6606.


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