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      Reports: Lansing mom killed in Ithaca Commons crash was pregnant

      Amanda Bush

      Amanda Bush, the server who was killed when a tractor-trailer crashed into Simeon??s Restaurant on Friday, was pregnant, according to The Ithaca Voice.

      The owner of Simeon??s, Dean Zervos, told The Ithaca Voice that Bush told him she was pregnant just two days before the tragic crash.

      The 27-year-old died Friday when a tractor-trailer hauling cars crashed into the front of the restaurant in the Ithaca Commons.

      Bush also had a 14-month-old baby. The Tompkins County United Way is accepting donations in honor of Amanda here. A gofundme.com fundraising page is for Amanda Bush??s baby has raised $19,699 as of 11:00 am Tuesday. You can visit the fundraising page here.

      The driver of the tractor-trailer was ticketed for having inadequate brakes.