LI EMS responder dies from 9/11 injuries

News 12 Long Island has learned that a 9/11 first responder from Long Island has died due to illness.



Bellmore-Merrick EMS responder Kevin Kelly passed away from 9/11-related injuries and illness.



Kelly was a husband and father of two children.



News 12 Long Island has learned Kelly was a first responder at Ground Zero and is credited with saving the life of an NYPD officer.



There will be a memorial service for Kelly at Sacred Heart Church in North Merrick tomorrow afternoon.



 


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