Man in serious condition after being struck by car in Orchard Park

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (WIVB)- Orchard Park police are investigating an accident that occurred on Elmtree Road Friday night.

Police received a call around 11:20 p.m. from a female driver stating she struck a person.

Patrol officers located a 28 year-old unresponsive man at the scene bleeding heavily from his head and throat. They say the victim was laying in the street wearing dark clothing when struck. He was taken by Mercy Flight to ECMC where he is listed in serious condition.

The vehicle has been impounded as part of the investigation and the driver is cooperating with police. No charges have been filed at this time. 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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