Woman Dies After Being Found On Roadside After Possible Hit and Run in Hamburg
Police are investigating after an injured woman was found on the side of a highway in the town of Hamburg Tuesday morning in what is being investigated as a possible hit and run. She has died from her injuries.
Police report the woman, Jennifer Martello, 29, of Hamburg was found unconscious at Big Tree Road at Waterview Parkway, not far from the Eaglecrest Mobile Home Park near 12:30 Tuesday morning. She died Tuesday afternoon at ECMC.
Police closed Big Tree Road for about an hour while they investigated. Police were also seen entering a nearby home and towing away a car and police say debris was recovered at the side of the road.
"There were some items taken at the scene, whether they were affiliated with a car I can't say," Capt. Peter Dines tells WBEN.
Anyone that has information that may assist in the investigation is urged to call the Town of Hamburg Police Department at 716-648-5111 ext. 2502.