© 2023 Western New York Public Broadcasting Association

140 Lower Terrace
Buffalo, NY 14202

Mailing Address:
Horizons Plaza P.O. Box 1263
Buffalo, NY 14240-1263

Buffalo Toronto Public Media | Phone 716-845-7000
WBFO Newsroom | Phone: 716-845-7040
Your NPR Station
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00
0:00
Available On Air Stations

Bicyclist hit by vehicle, then assaulted

Capture_10.JPG
Google Maps
/

Buffalo Police are investigating the hit and run of a bicyclist that appears to be intentional.

The incident happened at about 7:20 p.m. at Massachusetts and Normal avenues on the city's West Side.

Central District officers say it appears the female bicyclist was intentionally struck by a vehicle. The driver and passenger then got out of of their vehicle and physically assaulted the bicyclist, before fleeing the scene.

The victim was transported to Erie County Medical Center with multiple injuries.

Anyone with information is asked to call Buffalo Police.