UPDATE: Niagara Falls hit and run
Police giving us an update on a Wednesday night hit and run in Niagara Falls.
NRP Constable Phil Gavin say they now believe the incident was not random and the victim was targeted.
A 29 year old Oshweken man was struck while walking along Lundy's Lane, east of Corwin Avenue around 11:30.
Gavin says they are still trying to identify the suspects and the car that was involved.
He notes right now all they know is that it was dark coloured.
The victim was airlifted to an out of region trauma centre and at last check was listed in stable condition.
Gavin is encouraging any witnesses to the crash to call police at (905) 688-4111, extension 5500.
The IceDogs will return home Tuesday night for Game 3 in their best of seven series with Peterborough trailing the Petes 2-0 after a 6-3 loss Saturday night. The rookie laden IceDogs battled the top ranked Petes throughout Game 2, holding a 2-1 lead late into the second period.
Three unanswered second period goals proved to be the difference for the IceDogs, in a 5-2 game one loss in Peterborough.The teams traded goals in the first and third periods as the Petes grabbed a 1-0 lead in the best of seven East quarterfinal.
For the 10th straight season in St Catharines, the Niagara IceDogs are set to being the OHL Playoffs. In this decade of on-ice success, the IceDogs have been involved in three Eastern Conference championships, winning two, numerous semi-final berths and one very notable first round upset.