Iowa high school wrestler dies after collapsing at meet

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SPENCER, Iowa – After collapsing during a meet on Saturday, a high school wrestler in Iowa has died.

According to KTIV, Spencer High School superintendent Terry Hemann said the senior collapsed during a 220-pound match as he and his opponent were walking to the mat.

Austin Roberts was taken to a local hospital, but passed away hours later.

The wrestling tournament at the school was canceled on Sunday.

His cause of death has not yet been determined.

A GoFundMe has been set up to help his family with expenses as well.

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