Teen boy collapses at New Kent park; dies at hospital

NEW KENT COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — A 15-year-old boy died after he collapsed on the basketball court at Quinton Community Park in New Kent Wednesday night.

New Kent Fire officials tell 8News that emergency crews responded to the park around 7:30 p.m.

On the way to the hospital, crews performed CPR.

After arriving at VCU Medical Center, the teenager was pronounced dead. First responders say they did not find any visible wounds.

The teen’s identity has yet to be released.

8News reporter Mark Tenia is working to learn more about this developing story. Watch his full report on 8News at 5 and 6.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s