Raleigh Firefighter Killed in Off-Duty Crash

Ellis had been with the Raleigh Fire Department for more than a decade.
Raleigh Fire Department Lieutenant H.G. “Greg” Ellis. (department photo)

Ellis had been with the department for
more than a decade

Jordan Schrader, The News & Observer (Raleigh, N.C.)

(MCT)

Jan. 4–RALEIGH – An off-duty firefighter died in a traffic accident Sunday, the Raleigh Professional Firefighters Association said in a Facebook post Sunday night.

Lt. H.G. “Greg” Ellis was the only person in his vehicle, the association said.

ABC11, The News & Observer’s news partner, reported that Ellis died after a crash Sunday afternoon at Six Forks Road and Interstate 540 involving multiple vehicles.

Ellis had been with the Raleigh Fire Department for more than a decade and also was an instructor, ABC11 reported.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.

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