Boy Collapses, Dies While Running Laps At Texas High School

PHARR (February 18, 2014) A 14-year-old student at an alternative high school in Pharr died after collapsing while running laps.

The boy collapsed shortly before 10 a.m. Monday while running laps at Buell Central High School in Pharr, a statement from the Pharr-San Juan-Alamo school district said.

The cause of the boy’s death has not been determined, the statement said.

His name wasn’t immediately released.

According to the school district website, students are placed at Buell Central after disciplinary hearings.