Amherst Police: Man found lying in street, died from injuries at ECMC


AMHERST, N.Y. (WIVB)–Amherst Police say they responded to the area of Thistle Lea to check the welfare of a man lying in the street on Sunday at 3 a.m.

Police say the man appeared to have serious injuries and was taken by Twin City Ambulance to ECMC, where he died from the injuries.

The incident is currently under investigation, according to the police department. Investigators will be canvassing for video and witnesses.

They ask residents, businesses, and drivers who may have security or dash-cam footage of the area or incident to contact them at 716-689-1311.

A spokesperson for the Erie County District Attorney’s Office says they are investigating along with Amherst PD.

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