DEKALB Co, Ga (CBS46) -- A 17-year-old student died Monday after collapsing on the track at Arabia Mountain High School in Lithonia.
Elyse Purefoy was training with the dance team when she passed out.
In a statement released Monday afternoon, the DeKalb County Schools say the entire school community "mourns the passing of a member of the school's dance team. Our hearts and prayers are with the family during this difficult time."
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