POMEROY, Ohio (WOIO) - A 9-year-old boy from Meigs County, Ohio, died Monday when he collapsed after football practice.
Wyatt Barber played for the Big Bend Youth Football League in Pomeroy.
A gofundme page was set up to help Wyatt's family:
Meigs County Sheriff Keith Wood said Wyatt had been running sprints at Eastern High School. A coach discovered him unconscious and immediately began CPR. He was pronounced dead at the hospital. The cause of death wasn't immediately known.
The campaign is seeking $15,000 for expenses.
Eastern Local School Superintendent Scott Gheen statement:
Wyatt was a third grader at Eastern Elementary School.