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Family: Rochester Police officer died of natural causes

Created: 05/29/2014 7:50 PM WHEC.com

News10NBC has learned new information on the Rochester Police officer who was killed in a crash while being rushed to the hospital.

Family members of Officer Felicia Gilchrist say the medical examiner told them Officer Gilchrist died of natural causes.

Her father was taking her to Unity Hospital late Tuesday night because she was sick.  Police say her father ran a red light at the intersection of Long Pond and Latta Road and was hit by another car.

No one else was seriously hurt and Gilchrist’s father was not ticketed. 





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