East Amherst man dies after being hit on Route 63

GENESEO — The Livingston County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a hit-and-run vehicle collision that killed a pedestrian from Erie County on Saturday.

Shortly before 3 a.m., on Saturday, the Livingston County Emergency Communications Center received a call from a truck driver who stated he had been northbound on Route 63 in the area of Court Street when he observed a person in dark clothing walking in the roadway. The Geneseo Police Department was immediately dispatched to the area and arrived on scene to find a man dead in the road. The man has been identified as Nicholas M. Iannarelli, 24, of East Amherst, N.Y.

The investigation is continuing by the Livingston County Sheriff’s Office in cooperation with other law enforcement agencies.

Anyone with any information or recorded surveillance video in the area of Route 63 is requested to call the Livingston County Sheriff’s Office at 585-243-7100 or toll free 844.LCSO.TIP