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Investigation into NYS trooper's death
Castile, N.Y. - What went wrong? That's what an investigation Thursday at Letchworth State Park will try to determine after a New York State trooper fell to his death there on Wednesday.
Ross Riley, 44, died after he fell in a gorge during a training exercise.
Riley, who served in the U.S. Marine Corps and was a 17-year veteran of the NYS Troopers, was reportedly not wearing a tether when he fell.
He leaves behind a wife, who also works for the state police, and three young daughters.
For the latest on the investigation, tune into 13WHAM News at 5 and 6.