High School Football Player Dies During Practice Drills

A Cook High School football player has died during spring practice drills.

Cook County coroner Ron Lipsey said 16-year-old Roy Delaney White III collapsed Monday after being hit by another player after a pass reception. He was pronounced dead at Memorial Hospital of Adel.

An autopsy is scheduled Wednesday at the state crime lab in Atlanta to determine the cause of death.

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