A 17-year-old East Rochester student is dead after being hit by a car last night. Rochester police were called to Dewey Avenue near Eastland Road just after 9:30 last night for reports of a pedestrian struck by a car. The teen had been crossing Dewey Avenue when she was hit. Police say the driver was a 23-year-old man. The teen died early this morning at Strong Hospital. Police have identified the victim as Brittany Burgio of East Rochester. The driver remained on scene after the crash and was cooperative according to police. He was cited for unlicensed operation of a vehicle. Police say no other charges are expected. Investigators are still working to determine how the crash happened.
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