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 Spilled Mulch Dyes Scajaquada Creek Red Two Men Hospitalized After Being Hit By Car Marisol Bequeaths Estate To Albright-Knox Labatt USA To Move Headquarters To 79 Perry Vaillancourts Ask For Prayers Ahead Of Update Home Delivery Begins For Medical Marijuana Shoreline Trail Project Completed Cheektowaga Public Meeting On Sex Offender NYS Senate Bills Aimed To Curb Opioid Abuse Scajaquada Creek turns red More Stories Fatal crash: tractor trailer into a house May 28, 2017, 9:56 p.m. Police: pedestrian hit by vehicle in Hamburg May 29, 2017, 2:16 a.m. Buffalo Police investigate Lemon St. shooting May 29, 2017, 2:42 a.m.