EDEN, N.Y. (AP) A 49-year-old woman and her horse are dead after a traffic accident in western New York.

Police say Kathryn Tyrrell, of Eden, was killed about a half hour before sunrise Saturday morning when she was hit by a farm truck rounding a curve.

Eden Police Lt. John McCarthy tells the Buffalo News ( ) that the horse was riding near the shoulder of the road and that neither the animal or Tyrrell were wearing reflective material.

The truck driver was not injured. .


Information from: The Buffalo News,