Teen basketball player dies on court

March 12, 2009 9:12:54 AM PDT
A family in Queens is making funeral plans for a teenager who died playing basketball the day before his 14th birthday. The teenager was playing at a junior high school in Ozone Park when he collapsed.

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He apparently went into cardiac arrest.

His friends ran and got the assistant principal, who phoned 911.

The boy was rushed to Jamaica Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.


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