12-year-old dies after collapsing during basketball game in Baxter, Minn.
- Associated Press
- December 6, 2013 - 11:12 AM
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. — 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 (http://bit.ly/1d10pXA ) says the boy has not been identified.
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