Sad news today: Danielle Downey, former LPGA player, current Auburn assistant and my stepsister, killed in car crash. We will miss her.
— Ryan Lavner (@RyanLavnerGC) January 31, 2014
Danielle was a Rochester native and member of the LPGA's Class of 2006. For everyone here at Mostly Harmless, our hearts go out to her family and friends.
[Update 1 (10:26 am): Here's Auburn's report.]
[Update 2 (5:26 pm): Here's the LPGA's.]
[Update 3 (2/4/14, 9:01 pm): The New York Times is reporting that alcohol was a factor in Downey's fatal single-car accident. Yet another layer of sadness added to this tragic story.]
[Update 4 (2/8/14, 3:05 am): Here's bangkokbobby's moving response.]