FREDERICK COUNTY, MD. (THECOUNT) — Shaun Vincent Thomas, of Cleveland, Ohio, has been identified as the East Cleveland, Ohio Police Officer killed in a Sunday motorcycle crash in Maryland.

Thomas, 44, was killed in a single-vehicle motorcycle crash near Hyattstown Sunday morning.


According to reports, Thomas was operating a Harley Davidson motorcycle with a group of riders on Interstate 270 near Dr. Perry Road in Ijamsville, when for unknown reasons, the bike wrecked Sunday around 9 a.m.

Thomas was pronounced dead at the scene of blunt force trauma injuries.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.


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