ITHACA, N.Y. — A Florida woman killed in a Lansing crash Wednesday on Ridge Road has been identified by police.

Myrna G. Rivera, 31, of Tampa, Florida, was walking southbound around 9:20 p.m. on the 1200 block of Ridge Road when she was struck by a vehicle. She was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police said, “The investigation into the motor vehicle accident is continued by the Tompkins County Sheriff’s Office and the New York State Police Accident Reconstruction Unit. Also assisting at the scene were the New York State Police, the Lansing Volunteer Fire Department and Bangs Ambulance.”

No other information about the crash has been released at this time. 

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