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Teen collapses, dies playing basketball

Monday, March 09, 2009
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A teenage boy collapsed and died after playing basketball at a Chicago high school.

Marcel Jones, who had a history of heart problems, passed out while playing basketball at a Near West Side high school Sunday night.

The teen was taken by ambulance from the Chicago Hope Academy. He was pronounced dead at Stroger Hospital.

Police do not suspect foul play in the boy's death.

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