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RPD officer dies after crash
Greece, N.Y. -- A Rochester Police officer has died following a crash late Tuesday night.
Family members said a medical emergency prior to the accident caused her death.
Family members said Felicia Gilchrist, 43, died at Unity Hospital due to complications from a heart condition.
Greece police said the car she was riding in was headed on south on Long Pond Road around 11 p.m. when it collided with a car going east on Latta Road.
Family members said Gilchrist's father was driving her to the hospital at the time of the crash. The other two people involved had minor injuries. The crash remained under investigation.
Gilchrist was an officer with the Rochester Police Department. She broke both of her legs in a hit-and-rush crash on Culver Road while training in 2001. She later returned to the department after months of rehab.