January 9, 2012- Town of ALden- Sheriff Timothy B. Howard reports a Town of Alden man was seriously injured after he was struck by a vehicle while attempting to cross Broadway in the Town of Alden.
Erie County Sheriff’s Deputy Nati responded to Broadway in the Town of Alden after receiving a call that a pedestrian was struck near the intersection of Broadway and Two Rod Rd.in the Town ofAlden. 48 yr. old, Richard E. Josephite, was struck by a vehicle travelling eastbound on Broadway approximately 50 ft. east of the intersection, when he attempted to cross the road against the light. Josephite was wearing dark jeans and a black coat at the time of the accident. Josephite was conscious and alert. Medical personnel advised patrol that Josephite had suffered injury to his pelvic area and at least a broken leg. Mercy Flight transported him to ECMC for further evaluation. There are no charges against the driver at this time.