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Students at Christopher Columbus High School are mourning the death of a classmate.
Julio Vasquez, 19, suddenly collapsed and died while playing basketball during gym class on Friday afternoon.
Police say Vasquez said he felt sick during the game, sat down on the bleachers and collapsed. Vasquez was pronounced dead an hour later at Jacobi Medical Center. The cause of death is not yet known.