Lockport, NY - On 7/23/17 at 1229 hours, the Niagara County Sheriff's Office received several 9-1-1 calls pertaining to a motor vehicle accident involving a pedestrian.
The accident was reported to be on Ridge Road in the Town of Lockport between Ewings Road and RidgeLea Drive.
Both deputies and medical personnel responded to the scene which revealed a 4-year-old female who had been struck by an eastbound motor vehicle.
The 4-year-old was flown by Mercy Flight to Women and Children's Hospital with serious injuries and is in critical condition. The driver of the eastbound vehicle was identified as 79-year-old Nancy Barlow of Newfane, NY.
Investigation into the accident is ongoing and being conducted by the Niagara County Accident Investigation Unit.