Firefighters and law enforcement escorts are providing a motorcade to accompany the body of Watertown Firefighter Peyton Morse who died suddenly during training.

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News

An escort was organized to accompany Morse March 15 from Robert Packer Hospital in Sayre to Lourdes Hospital in Binghamton then on to Watertown.

The 21-year-old died March 12 following an incident March 3 at the New York State Fire Academy.

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New York State Police investigating the incident say Morse was participating in a Recruit Firefighter Training program at the academy in Montour Falls on March 3 when he suffered a "medical emergency."

The escort route was to travel from Sayre, east on Route 17/I86 to Johnson City, to Route 201, the traffic circle and Riverside Drive to Lourdes then was to travel midday on I81 north to Watertown.

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