CHAPIN, SC (WIS) - A student at Spring Hill High School has passed away, according to a spokesperson with District Five of Lexington and Richland counties.
The Richland County Coroner's office has identified the student as 16-year-old Davis Allen Cripe, 16, of Chapin, died in the emergency room of Palmetto Health Parkridge Hospital Wednesday afternoon. The student was taken to the hospital after collapsing in a classroom at the school.
The cause of death is pending and an autopsy that was performed this morning was inconclusive. Further testing is being performed with results expected in the next two weeks.
The school district released a statement late Wednesday, saying: