On behalf of Chief Paul Toussaint, the Rochester Police Department releases the following:
On 6/19/18 at approximately 2:33PM Rochester Police, Rochester Fire, and Frisbie EMS responded to the area of Wakefield Street near the intersection of Columbus Ave for a reported motor vehicle accident with a pedestrian. The investigation revealed that Chasyty Buschel, (age 35 of Rochester, NH) was operating a Brown Chevy Traverse on Wakefield Street traveling North. A juvenile crossed through traffic from the opposite side of the road and her vehicle struck the juvenile. The accident did not occur in a marked crosswalk. The juvenile was transferred to the Hospital with non-life threatening injuries. The accident is still under investigation. Anyone with information about this collision is asked to contact Officer Porfido of the Rochester Police Department at 603-330-7128.
FOR CHIEF PAUL TOUSSAINT
Sgt. Michael Miehle