POSTED: Monday, February 17, 2014 - 2:46pm
UPDATED: Tuesday, February 18, 2014 - 7:44am
PSJA, TX (KVEO NEWSCENTER 23) — PSJA ISD officials have confirmed the death of a 14 year-old student who collapsed while running.
On Monday, February 17th at approximately 9:45 a.m. a 14 year-old male was running laps and suddenly collapsed at Buell Central DAEP in Pharr.
The student received first aid on campus and was then transferred by EMS to Rio Grande Regional Hospital where the parents were informed on the teen's death.
PSJA ISD's has assigned crisis counselors to provide support for both students and staff duriing this incident.
Currently, the cause of death is unknown and PSJA ISD counselors and staff will be in contact with the family to provide any support that is needed.