Baltimore County Executive and Democratic candidate for governor, Kevin Kamenetz died early Thursday morning of a cardiac arrest, according to police.
Kamenetz, who was 60 years old, leaves behind a wife and two sons.
“Kevin was a bold and effective leader in Baltimore County and a strong voice on issues affecting all Marylanders. More importantly, he was a good man. That is rare enough,” said Montgomery County Executive Ike Leggett in a statement.