Fatal Pedestrian Hit And Run Collision Still Under Investigation By NYS Police.
On December 11, 2019 at 8:20 A.M., Troopers out of SP Niagara responded to Lockport Road in the town of Niagara for a human body located off the side of the roadway. Further investigation revealed that the victim was walking on the north side of the roadway and was struck by a vehicle-traveling west bound on Lockport Road. The Niagara County Coroner pronounced the victim at the scene. Utilizing the vehicle evidence left at the scene and other forms of evidence, the vehicle was located. No arrests have been made at this time. Victim information will be released once notifications are made. The Bureau of Criminal Investigation, NYSP Collision Reconstruction Unit, NYSP Forensic Identification Unit, Niagara Falls Police Department and the Town of Niagara Fire Department assisted in this investigation. This is still an ongoing investigation.