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Cecil County firefighter killed in Ocean City while visiting for firemen's convention

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Posted at 1:47 PM, Jun 21, 2022
and last updated 2022-06-22 14:25:17-04

OCEAN CITY, Md.  — A volunteer firefighter from Cecil County was killed in Ocean City Monday while visiting for the annual Maryland State Firemen's Association convention.

Lt. Noah Day, 22, of Elkton, was fatally struck by a vehicle while trying to cross Coastal Highway Monday evening, confirmed police. The victim was a member of the North East Fire Company in Cecil County.

Police responded to a pedestrian crash in the area of 47th Street and Coastal Highway at 9:39 p.m. June 20. The preliminary investigation shows the victim was in the roadway, but the investigation is ongoing.

The Maryland State Firemen’s Association sends deepest condolences to the North East Fire Company on the loss of Lt. Noah Day. Please pray for the Day family and Noah’s fire service brothers and sisters during this extremely difficult time.

The driver, a 44-year-old male from Berlin, MD remained on the scene.