CEDAR GROVE, NJ - The man who was killed on Monday after falling from a cliff in Mills Reservation has been identified as Paterson firefighter and Wayne resident Kerry Rivera according to the Essex County Prosecutor's Office.  

Rivera, 50, was riding with his brother around 9 a.m. on Monday when he lost control of his mountain bike and fell approximately 20 feet down a rocky ledge.  His brother notified law enforcement and remained on the scene.  

According ot the Paterson Fire Department's Facebook page, Rivera had been a member of the Paterson Fire Department since 2003.

Rivera leaves behind a wife and three children.