Fight on Campus Turns Deadly

By Camaron Abundes
NewsWest 9
A Midland Lee High School student is dead and another must wait to hear if a grand jury will press charges, after a school yard scuffle turned deadly in the boys gym, Friday afternoon.

Midland Police say it happened during sixth period. Midland Independent School District Police showed up just after 2:30 pm Friday to find a student unconscious. The teen was sent to Midland Memorial hospital where he died just after 7:00 pm.

Police have not released the names of either teen.

The District issued a statement, offering their prayers and thoughts to the family.