Girl dies at Queens College soccer summer camp

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Tuesday, June 30, 2015
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10 year old girl dies after medical incident on queens college field

QUEENS, N.Y. -- A 10-year-old girl playing soccer at Queens College summer camp Monday afternoon had a medical incident.

She was taken to Long Island Jewish Hospital just after 3 p.m. where she later died. The girl has been identified as Laura Palma, of Queens.

The cause of death has not been determined. Police are investigating.

On its website, the camp is described as a sports and education program, ages 5 to 14.

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