UB students struck by vehicle; driver charged with DWI

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — A group of UB students was crossing the street near UB’s south campus Thursday night when a suspected drunk driver struck them.

It happened around 11:30 near Windspear and Parkridge Avenues.

Two female students, both 21, were taken to ECMC following the crash. One of them was treated and released, the other is in fair condition as of Friday afternoon.

A 40-year-old Amherst man was arrested and charged with DWI according to to Buffalo Police.

His name and BAC have not been released yet.

A Buffalo Police spokesperson told News 4 other charges are possible.

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