An eight-year-old boy has died from the injuries he sustained when he was hit by a car after running into the street on Friday, say Buffalo Police.
The boy was struck by the car just after 5:00 p.m. near the corner of Niagara Street and Porter Avenue. He reportedly ran into the street and a passing vehicle hit him. The driver stopped.
The child was rushed to Women and Children’s Hospital where he died.
Charges are pending against the driver of the vehicle. The investigation is ongoing, police said.