MORENO VALLEY ( — A 12-year-old boy died Tuesday after collapsing at a middle school in Moreno Valley.

Sheriff’s deputies arrived at Vista Heights Middle School in the 23000 block of Old Lake Drive at 12:20 p.m. to find school employees giving the victim CPR.

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The boy was taken to the hospital, where he later died, according to sheriff’s Sgt. John Del Valle.

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“The investigation determined the juvenile collapsed while playing during lunchtime,” said Del Valle, who added that the victim had a medical condition that could have contributed to his death.

The investigation is ongoing.

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