SEBASTIAN, Fla. -- Kamaree Jevon Lyons, a 17-year-old Sebastian River High School senior and football player, died Saturday night after a school basketball event.
He was playing basketball at the high school during open gym Saturday night, said Indian River County School District spokeswoman Cristen Maddux.
"He walked off the court and collapsed," Maddux said. "An ambulance transported him to Sebastian River Medical Center and, unfortunately, he passed away."
We're saddened to inform our SDIRC family that one of our SRHS seniors, Kamaree Lyons, passed away on Sat. evening. Kamaree was a member of the football and basketball teams and was well-loved by his friends and teachers. Our heartfelt condolences are with his family and friends. pic.twitter.com/el8IaxGNBb
— Indian River Schools (@IRCSchools) September 16, 2018