Young girl seriously injured after being hit by vehicle at Woltz Avenue


BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — A young girl was seriously injured after she was hit by a vehicle Thursday evening in Buffalo.

Buffalo police say the girl was hit around 6:30 p.m. at Woltz Avenue and Sycamore Street. According to officers, a southbound vehicle on Woltz struck the child after she ran into the street.

The girl was taken to Oishei Children’s Hospital for treatment. Currently, she’s in critical condition.

The 22-year-old man who was driving the vehicle is cooperating with police. No charges have been filed, as of Friday morning.

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