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A 54-year-old Buffalo woman died Tuesday morning after being struck by a car on Main Street in Amherst, according to the Amherst Police Department. Theresa Garcia was crossing in the area of 6100 Main St. near Youngs Road just before 6:30 a.m. when she was struck, police said. She sustained multiple injuries and was transported to Erie County Medical Center, where she d…

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A 59-year-old Jamestown pedestrian has died after being struck by a vehicle early Monday at E. 5th Street and Pendergast Avenue in Jamestown, according to the Jamestown Police Department. Jamestown Police said Kent R. Norgren was intially transported to UPMC Chautauqua with serious injuries, and later transferred to UPMC Hamot, where he died. An investigation of the …

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A Niagara Falls man has died after he was struck by a vehicle late Wednesday in the 8700 block of Buffalo Avenue, according to Niagara Falls police. A statement issued Thursday by Niagara Falls Police Capt. Angela Munn, commander of the traffic division, said 65-year-old Boyd Criswell appeared to have been crossing Buffalo Avenue mid-block about 8 p.m. when he was hit b…

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A 48-year-old North Tonawanda woman died Thursday evening when she was accidentally run over by her car with her 10-year-old daughter at the wheel, North Tonawanda Police Capt. Thomas E. Krantz said. The mother was driving home with her daughter at about 6:30 p.m. when the vehicle got stuck in a snowbank in an alley, between 14th and 15th avenues, that leads to their ga…

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Salamanca Supervisor Michael Phillips and his wife, Donna, the town clerk-elect, lived across the road from Town Hall and were walking there to sign some checks on Friday – something they often did. But as they crossed Route 353 and North State Street at 5:37 p.m., they were struck and killed by a vehicle traveling southbound. The couple were pronounced dead at the scen…

Two pedestrians were dead Friday following a fatal crash in the Town of Salamanca, according to the Cattaraugus County Sheriff's Office late Friday. The incident occurred at about 5:37 p.m. at Route 353 and North State Street, the Cattaraugus County Sheriff's Office said. The driver of the vehicle was uninjured, the Sheriff's Office said. A passenger in the vehicl…

A Geneseo High School freshman was fatally struck Thursday in an accident on Route 39, according to the Livingston County Sheriff's Office. The Sheriff's Office continued an investigation into the incident on Friday. Claire Allen, 14, was fatally struck at about 4:30 p.m. Thursday while running with a teammate during cross country practice, according to the Geneseo C…