Herman Greg Ellis killed in collision at Six Forks Road and I-540 in Raleigh, North Carolina
The Raleigh Fire Department Chief said Ellis had been with the Raleigh Fire Department since September 2008. He was assigned to Ladder 8 and also served as an instructor in both the Professional Development Division and Fire Academy.
Ellis was seriously injured when his car flipped and was taken to a nearby hospital after the wreck, Smith said. However, Ellis died later, Smith said.