Driver said he didn't see pedestrian crossing West Main Street Road on Saturday
Submitted by Howard B. Owens on January 7, 2013 - 9:47am
A driver making a left-hand turn out of Rite-Aid said he never saw a pedestrian in the middle of West Main Street Road at 12:55 p.m., Saturday, sending the victim to Strong Memorial Hospital aboard Mercy Flight.
The victim, Arthur L. Osborne, 46, of West Main Street Road, Batavia, has been discharged from Strong.
Craig D. Rich, 56, North Lyon Street, Batavia, was cited for allegedly driving without a license.
Rich was exiting the Rite-Aid parking lot with the intention of heading east when he struck Osborne, who was in the center of Route 5 at the time.
The accident was investigated by Deputy Joseph Corona.