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8th Grader Dies After Severe Allergic Reaction to Ant Bites

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CORPUS CHRISTI (Kiii News) -

An official with Driscoll Children's Hospital tells 3 News that 8th grader Cameron Espinoza has passed away.

The HAAS Middle School student suffered a severe allergic reaction after being bitten by fire ants last Wednesday during a football game. Espinoza was put in a medically induced coma because of the swelling on his brain. Stay with 3 News for the latest.