How 9-year old boy, Wyatt Barber died while playing american football


Authorities are still trying to determine what caused Big Bend Youth Football League player Wyatt Barber death. The 9-year-old from Reedsville, Oh., was pronounced dead after collapsing and stopped breathing during a non-contact light practice on Monday night. Paramedics tried to perform CPR on the Eastern Elementary School third grader, but were not able to revive him; according to reports he had no history of health issues or heart problems. A GoFundMe page has been started to help Wyatt Barber family as investigators try to determine what caused his fatal collapse. Barber joins a list of at least 7 high school players who have died so far this year playing football.