Official: Hillcrest High School football player hospitalized aft - | WBTV Charlotte

Official: Hillcrest High School football player hospitalized after collapsing during practice

Hillcrest High School (FOX Carolina) Hillcrest High School (FOX Carolina)
SIMPSONVILLE, SC (FOX Carolina) -

A Hillcrest High School football player was taken to the hospital after collapsing on the football field Thursday during practice, according to the school’s athletic director.

Athletic Director Tommy Bell said officials used a defibrillator to revive the student.

Bell said doctors were running tests but there is no word yet on what caused the student to collapse.

Greenville County Schools said they were not able to release any further details due to health privacy guidelines.

MORE NEWS:Trump begins dismantling Obamacare with executive order

Copyright 2017 FOX Carolina (Meredith Corporation). All rights reserved.

Powered by Frankly