A 14-year-old boy died after struggling cardiac arrest whereas operating a 5K at a Florida highschool

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A 14-year-old boy died whereas operating 5 kilometers in Florida after struggling a cardiac arrest on Saturday, in accordance with the British Day by day Mail. NBC 6 South Florida.

Police stated in a press release that they discovered the teenager affected by cardiac arrest once they arrived on the Junior Reserve Officer Coaching Corps (JROTC) 5K at Everglades Excessive College in Miramar, Florida.

After {the teenager} arrived at Memorial Miramar Hospital, medical doctors declared him useless. Police haven’t publicly recognized the coed.

Nevertheless, in accordance with the GoFundMe web site, the coed was Knox MacEwen, who participated within the JROTC program at Western Excessive College in Davie, Florida, and volunteered at his church in youngsters’s ministry. His mom, Julie, just lately developed most cancers, and the household remains to be grappling with the lingering bodily and monetary results of her sickness, the GoFundMe stated.

Knox McQueen.
Knox McQueen.GoFundMe

“The household has gone by the unimaginable,” the GoFundMe stated, including that funds raised “will enable Knox’s mother and father, Kevin and Julie, to take break day work to grieve.”

Western Excessive College introduced that grief counselors will probably be out there for college kids who want help.

“I’m saddened to share the tragic information that has affected our Wildcat group. One JROTC cadet handed away this morning after being transported to the hospital. I wish to supply my deepest condolences to his household, family members, academics and classmates as they grieve his loss,” Jimmy Araujo, principal of Western Excessive College, stated in a press release. “This can be a devastating loss.” “I ask that our Wildcat group rally across the household in prayer and help throughout this time of profound grief.”


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