BUFFALO, N.Y.-- Buffalo Police say they have a suspect and vehicle in custody in connection with a hit and run that happened in the city's Riverside neighborhood Monday night.

The Buffalo Police Department tweeted that a female pedestrian was seriously injured near Philadelphia and Ontario Streets around 6:45 p.m.

Police say Theodore Canaski, 29, of Wheatfield is charged in connection to the accident.

Part of the road was closed for several hours while police investigated the accident. It has since reopened.