Spencer Wrestler Dies

December 22, 2015

 

THE EXACT CAUSE OF DEATH OF A SPENCER HIGH SCHOOL WRESTLER REMAINS UNKNOWN.

AUSTIN ROBERTS COLLAPSED DURING A TOURNAMENT SATURDAY AT SPENCER HIGH SCHOOL. HE WAS TAKEN TO SPENCER HOSPITAL WHERE HE DIED SATURDAY NIGHT. CLAY COUNTY MEDICAL EXAMINER DOCTOR DAVID ROBISON ISSUED A STATEMENT MONDAY MORNING SAYING A PRELIMINARY INVESTIGATION INDICATES AUSTIN DIED OF NATURAL CAUSES. ROBISON ADDED THE CASE HAS BEEN TURNED OVER TO THE STATE MEDICAL EXAMINER’S OFFICE FOR AN AUTOPSY AND LABORATORY ANALYSIS.

SPENCER HIGH SCHOOL OFFICIALS HAVE BEEN OFFERING GRIEF COUNSELING FOR STUDENTS.