UB student struck by van listed in critical condition

AMHERST, N.Y (WIVB) – A UB student crossing Sweet Home Road was struck by a van Saturday evening.

Amherst Police responded to the scene at Sweet Home Rd. near Rensch Rd. around 5:10 p.m.

Police say 25 year-old Lu Wang, of Amherst, was crossing Sweet Home from the west to east when a 2005 Chrysler van struck him in the northbound curb lane.AmherstAx

Wang was transported to ECMC for a head injury by Twin City Ambulance. He is listed in critical condition.

No charges have been placed against the driver of the vehicle.

Anyone who may have witnessed the incident is asked to call Amherst Police at 689-1311.


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