Hamburg police investigating hit and run

HAMBURG, N.Y. (WIVB) — Police in Hamburg are looking for the driver of a vehicle involved in a hit and run which sent a pedestrian to the hospital late Monday.

Police say they’re searching for a dark colored Dodge Ram 1500 pickup truck, which could range between models from 2006-2009 and could be black or dark green. They say the driver of the pickup truck hit a pedestrian who was walking along Scranton Road Monday evening around 8:45.

The pedestrian, although taken to ECMC, was conscious and alert.

Detective Scott Kashino is heading up the investigation. He is asking for anyone with information to call it in at 648-5118 at extension 2672. Confidential tips are also welcome at 648-5118 at extension 2847. 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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