DUNKIRK, N.Y. (WIVB) — An arrest has been made in a hit-and-run that occurred in Dunkirk last month, according to police.

58-year-old Dwayne Nicholson of Dunkirk is accused of leaving the scene of a car vs pedestrian accident at the intersection of Lake Shore Drive East and Main Street in Dunkirk on December 30, 2022.

Nicholson was charged with leaving the scene of a personal injury accident and unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle.

The pedestrian was taken to ECMC for treatment and has since been released.

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