New Jersey Teen Dies After Collapsing During Gym Class

May 08, 2018 - 1:03 pm

SOMERSET, N.J. (1010 WINS) -- A 14-year-old Somerset, New Jersey student has died after collapsing during gym class.

CPR was administered immediately after the Franklin High School freshman collapsed on the field Tuesday morning.

The boy was rushed to an area hospital but was pronounced dead about two hours later.

The school district in Somerset has brought in counselors to help students and staff.

"Our thoughts and prayers go out to the student’s family at this time," a district spokesperson said.