COHOCTON — A passenger was killed in a motor vehicle accident Tuesday night in Cohocton, Wayland-based New York State Police said.

Emilee Rawleigh, 21, was killed when the vehicle she was a passenger in left the roadway, and struck an earthen embankment, investigators said. Rawleigh was ejected from the vehicle. She was transported to Noyes Memorial Hospital in Dansville where she was pronounced dead.

Troopers said the accident occurred on county Road 36 near Sawdust Road at 10:30 p.m., with a 17-year-old Wayland female driving the vehicle. State Police did not report any other injuries from the crash.

The investigation is continuing.