Bicyclists

We’ve heard of organizations like GoBike helping Buffalo progress in terms of alternative transportation. What about nearly naked bike rides?

Last night’s Buffalo World Naked Bike Ride 2017 included barley clothed participants taking a 12 mile trip around the city of Buffalo. The goal? Bringing awareness to oil addiction and car culture, while highlighting the vulnerability of cyclists on the road. Event Organizer Alex Smith said there is a growing bike culture in Buffalo.

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Niagara Parks Police are seeking a hit-and-run driver in an injury accident last night.

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The 17th Annual Cycle the Erie Canal tour began this morning.

Boy dies after car/bike accident in Tonawanda

Aug 23, 2013
Photo from Google Street view map

A 12-year-old boy has died after bystanders lifted a car off him Thursday evening in the Town of Tonawanda.

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A motorist is facing multiple charges after striking and injuring a bicyclist on Saturday evening.

Thirty year old Christopher Nachreiner fled the scene after striking and injuring an unidentified person who was riding a bicycle along Niagara falls Boulevard in Wheatfield. The bicyclist is being treated for an arm injury at ECMC.

Nachreiner faces charges of driving while intoxicated and leaving the scene of an accident.