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Heavy police presence on North French Road in Amherst has ended

Amherst Police say they were investigating an incident in the area.

AMHERST, N.Y. — Police activity on North French Road  in Amherst has ended.

The public was being asked to avoid the area of North French Road in Amherst as police investigated some sort of incident there early Monday morning.

Police say it involved an 88-year-old man and that the man was taken to ECMC for evaluation. They describe it as an isolated incident with no danger to the general public. No other information was released.

The road there was closed between Dodge and Hopkins Roads for several hours.

Williamsville schools confirmed to 2 On Your Side that Dodge Elementary School in the area will be open today as normal.