PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Jordan Duckett was just 13 years old when he collapsed on a football field in Pittsburgh.
On Monday, the medical examiner said he died from severe asthma.READ MORE: St. Patrick's Day Parade In Pittsburgh Sees Smaller Crowd For Celebrations In September
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Duckett had been playing football and collapsed while running off the field.
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Duckett was pronounced dead by doctors at UPMC Children’s Hospital.