Evening News Briefing
Written by Dan Fischer on June 18, 2018
The National Weather Service has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Watch from now until 8 tonight for Genesee, Orleans and Wyoming Counties.
A heat advisory posted earlier today was cancelled at 3 p.m.
State Police today have identified the victim of a fatal crash on the Tonawanda Indian Reservation.
37 year old Morey Ground Junior of Basom was killed Saturday afternoon on Skye Road in the Town of Alabama.
Troopers said Ground’s car ran off the road and struck a tree.
A Cattaraugus County man with record of sex offenses in Pavilion has been arrested again.
Batavia based State Police arrested 70 year old Miguel De Jesus of Machias on for allegedly forcibly touching a family member confined to a wheelchair.
De Jesus was previously convicted with Forcible Touching in June of 2015 in Pavilion.
Paving work continues on Lehigh Avenue today.
Lehigh Ave between Ellicott Street and Creek Road will be closed to all through traffic until 5 today and from 7 to 5 tomorrow.
The work is weather dependent.
We are keeping an eye on the weather for this evenings Batavia Muckdogs home-opener at Dwyer Stadium.
Rain is in the forecast but right now, the game is still on.
The Muckdogs meet West Virginia Black Bears.
Opening pitch is at 7:05 tonight.
The Dogs 1 and 2 on the young season.