FORT WORTH, TX
Xavier Ramirez died at the Paschal High School track on
Saturday, after he had gone to a coin-operated laundry to wash
clothes for his mother. Coach Matt Cook told the Fort Worth
Star-Telegram he believes Ramirez went for a quick jog while
waiting for the laundry to finish.
The boy's mother, Maria Martinez, said her son had a heart
Ramirez played on the offensive line for the football team. He
also sang in the school choir and was on the powerlifting team.
The Tarrant County Medical Examiner's Office had not determined
a cause of death.