Bronxville teenager dies after being hurt in soccer game

A teenager from Bronxville has died after being hurt in a soccer game. Thomas Jakelich, a student at the Loyola school in New York City,

Thomas Jakelich, a student at the Loyola school in New York City, collided with another player during a game Monday afternoon on Randall's Island.

Thomas Jakelich, a student at the Loyola school in New York City, collided with another player during a game Monday afternoon on Randall's Island. (10/29/15)

BRONXVILLE - A teenager from Bronxville has died after being hurt in a soccer game.

Thomas Jakelich, a student at the Loyola school in New York City, collided with another player during a game Monday afternoon on Randall's Island.

The collision lacerated his liver. The 16-year-old experienced internal bleeding, and died later that night at Harlem Hospital.

The Medical Examiner's Office is still investigating the cause of Jakelich's death.

Jakelich no longer attended Bronxville schools - he left in September to attend a Catholic school in the city.

 

 

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