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Grand Rapids 12-Year-Old Collapses During Basketball Game

Updated: 12/06/2013 9:54 PM
Created: 12/06/2013 2:51 PM KSTP.com
By: Scott Theisen

A 12-year-old boy collapsed during a basketball game at a Baxter school and later died.
    
Police were called to Forestview Middle School about 4:30 p.m. Wednesday where the boy from Grand Rapids was playing in a 7th grade basketball game and collapsed.
    
Medical staff in attendance at the game performed CPR and the boy was taken to Essential Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center where he died a short time later.
    
The Ramsey County medical examiner will conduct an autopsy. The Brainerd Dispatch says the boy has not been identified.

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