By Kellen M. Quigley
A vehicle struck four people in a parking lot in Springville early Wednesday morning, June 26, killing one.
The Erie County Sheriff’s Office reported Wednesday that crash occurred at approximately 7:20 a.m. outside an auction house located on West Main Street.
According to police, one person in critical condition was transported to Erie County Medical Center via Mercy Flight.
Authorities later identified Howard J. Weiss, 63, of Buffalo, as the victim who died from his injuries.
Two people were treated at the scene at Gentner’s Commission Market, 341 West Main St. The fourth victim was taken to Bertrand Chaffee Hospital for non-life-threatening injuries to the lower body, according to the Sheriff’s Office.
The Sheriff’s Office reported no charges had yet been made.
As police continue to investigate, authorities have not released the names of the other victims nor the driver of the vehicle.