Teen in ICU after being hit by tractor-trailer in Lancaster, expected to recover

Lancaster

LANCASTER, N.Y. (WIVB)–Lancaster Police say an 18-year-old man was struck by a tractor-trailer around 1:40 p.m. Friday on Ransom Road.

Officials tell News 4 the trailer left the scene but was located shortly after by Lancaster Police and the Erie County Sheriff’s Department.

The road is currently closed due to the incident. The 18-year-old was hit near his home.

The driver is currently in custody and is cooperating with the investigation.

According to police, he’s in the ICU with numerous internal injuries but is expected to survive.

Authorities continue to investigate.

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