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14-Year-Old Dies After Collapsing at New Jersey School

A 14-year-old boy has passed away after falling unconscious at Franklin High school.

The boy had fallen unconscious at around 9 a.m. on the football field during gym class while playing Frisbee, NBC reported.

The staff began CPR and called emergency services.

Although the ambulance had taken him to Robert Wood Johnson hospital, the school had been notified at 11:15 a.m. that he had died.

His identity and cause of death are unknown.

The students were shocked and distraught by the sudden news, the school responded by giving them counseling.

“We are providing counseling to our staff and students. Our thoughts and prayers go out to the student’s family at this time,” school officials said, as reported by Pix 11.