Miami Heat dancer killed

Posted by Rachel Leigh - email

FT LAUDERDALE, FL (WFLX) - A Miami heat dancer was killed this weekend in a motorcycle accident.

Police say 22-year-old Nancy G. Lopez-Ruiz was riding her 2003 Suzuki motorcycle in Ft. Lauderdale Friday night when the car behind her hit the median and then hit her.

Lopez-Ruiz was thrown off the bike and died at the scene.

There is a drunk driving investigation into the driver that hit her.

Lopez-Ruiz was a new Heat girl as of this season.

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