Mom Dead After Niagara Falls Hit and Run | News
NIAGARA FALLS, NY - Police in Niagara Falls say a mother hit by a driver who then left the scene has died.
The accident happened at the intersection of Hyde Park Boulevard and Jerauld Avenue around 10:10 p.m. on Monday night.
The mother was with her 6 year old son at the time of the accident. Rural Metro Medical Services told 2 On Your Side the 26-year-old woman and her 6-year-old son were initially taken to Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center from the scene.
The boy was then taken to Women and Children's Hospital where he was released to his father.
Police currently are on the lookout for an older model maroon vehicle. They describe it is as boxy vehicle with front-end damage and a possible broken window. If you see the vehicle, call 911.
Any witnesses to the crash are asked to call the Niagara Falls Police Traffic Bureau at 716-286-4563.
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