Cops accuse man of fatal pedestrian crash


Buffalo Police say a pedestrian has passed away more than two months after a crash on Buffalo’s east side. Days after her passing, police made an arrest in the case.

Police say 28-year-old Alfred E. Long Jr. was driving a vehicle that jumped a curb and struck 64-year-old Sallie M. Davis. The accident happened on November 5th at East Ferry and Ernst Avenue.

Davis passed away Monday at Erie County Medical Center. Police say Long is charged with vehicular manslaughter and driving while ability impaired by drugs.

Long is expected to be arraigned in Buffalo City Court on Friday. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review. Note: Comments containing links are not allowed.

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