Off-duty Charlotte firefighter dies while on trip with wife

death of Indian land firefighter

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - Firefighters say Benjamin Moore died suddenly while off duty on Saturday.

Moore was a member of The Charlotte Fire Department and Indian Land Fire Department.

Charlotte Fire Department says Moore joined the crew in January of 1994 and was promoted to Captain in June of 2010.

Captain Mark Basnight said in a release "The entire Fire Service mourns the loss of a devoted and beloved member of the Charlotte Fire Department"

Moore was 44 years old.

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