Student dies after collapsing at FIU campus

By: Associated Press
February 18, 2017

MIAMI (AP) -- Authorities say a student died after collapsing at Florida International University.

The Miami Herald reports that the unnamed student was playing basketball at the school's main campus in Miami Friday when he collapsed.

University spokeswoman Maydel Santana says Miami-Dade Fire Rescue transported the student to the hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

Santana says the student doesn't appear to be a member of the university's basketball team.

Officials haven't said what caused the student's death.