Close Fatal accident in Amherst Fatal accident on Transit Road in Amherst WGRZ 1:40 PM. EDT May 11, 2017 CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN GOOGLE+ PINTEREST AMHERST, N.Y. - Amherst Police are investigating an accident in which a man died. The accident happened around 6:00 p.m. Wednesday on Transit Road near Millersport Highway. Police say a truck driven by Steven Brewer of Lockport left the road and hit a tree. Brewer died at a nearby hospital. Amherst Police are asking anyone who witnessed the accident to call them at (716) 689-1311. © 2017 WGRZ-TV CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN GOOGLE+ PINTEREST JOIN THE CONVERSATION To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the Conversation Guidelines and FAQs Leave a Comment TRENDING VIDEOS Man hurt after vehicle collapses on him Forensic team will investigate human remains Body pulled out of Niagara river in Lewiston REPORTS; JENNIFER LAWRENCE LANDS IN BUFFALO Man in critical condition after ATV crash Video Shows Rescue of Kala Brown 96 YEAR OLD WOMAN ATTACKED IN HER HOME Top Father's Day Flash Sale - The Deal Guy Body Found In The Woods In North Collins Erie County Sheriff's update investigation on human remains found More Stories Uber, Lyft launch Thursday: What you need to know Jun 27, 2017, 9:02 p.m. Assembly approves tax extenders, Mario Cuomo Bridge deal Jun 29, 2017, 6:01 a.m. Woman struck in Tops parking lot identified Jun 26, 2017, 9:49 a.m.