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TEEN BICYCLIST HIT BY TRUCK ON SENCA NATIONA OF INDIANS


Subject: INJURY ACCIDENT

Location: Rt. 5, SENECA NATION OF INDIANS

Date and Time Occurred: 04/28/2013, 12:14 AM

Prepared by: DEPUTY ERIC D. KADERLI

Date Prepared: 04/28/2013

Supervisor Approval:

Released to New Media by: CL # 13-028319

Sheriff Timothy B. Howard reports that the Erie County Sheriffs Office Crash Investigation Unit responded to a crash that occurred on the Seneca Nation of Indians. At approximately 12:14 am, a pick up truck being driven by James E. Hawes, age 60, of Angola NY was travelling Westbound on Rt. 5 and struck a 17 year old male Bicyclist. The initial investigation indicates that the bicyclist was lying in the westbound lane at the time of the collision. The bicyclist was transported by Mercy Flight to Erie County Medical Center with lower body injuries. The bicyclist is listed in serious condition and the investigation is continuing.