Woman in critical condition after hit-and-run in Niagara Falls

Woman struck while crossing Walnut Avenue on Sunday night
WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman
Photo credit WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman

NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (WBEN) – A woman is in critical condition after a hit-and-run late Sunday night on Walnut Avenue in Niagara Falls.

Police said a 36-year-old woman was hit by a vehicle shortly before midnight while trying to cross Walnut Avenue at 20th street.

The woman is currently in critical condition at ECMC after suffering multiple injuries.

The vehicle was last seen going north on 19th street. Police said the vehicle may have had a broken windshield and damage to the front and hood of the car.

Anyone with information is asked to call 286-4563 or 286-4711.