Authorities are investigating the death of a Florida woman at the Best Western Motel this morning, December 14.

At 6:45 a.m. today, December 14, the Cheyenne County Sheriff's Office received a report of a person dead at the Best Western Motel in Sidney.  The decease has been identified as 55-year-old Tammy Folden of Sommerfield, Fla. Time of death is estimated at 2:04 a.m. Next of kin has been notified.

The Cheyenne County Coroner's press release says the cause of death appears to be accidental. An autopsy has been ordered.

The incident is under investigation, including reviewing of motel security camera footage.