ALEDO (CBSDFW.COM) – Tuesday was a tough one for the students at Aledo High School, where a sophomore died after being rushed to the hospital on Monday.READ MORE: Dallas County Sheriff's Department Investigating Fatal Accident On I-30
According to reports, Trenten Darton was rushed from the school campus on Bailey Ranch Road to Cook Children’s Hospital on Monday afternoon. But no one has said why.
A statement from Aledo Independent School District superintendent Dr. Derek Citty on Tuesday said, “Early this morning, we received the very sad news that a member of the Bearcat family passed away. Aledo ISD extends sincerest condolences to the family and friends of Trenten.”READ MORE: Relatively Boring Week Ahead Weather-wise, But Could We See A Few Snowflakes?
The school is not releasing any further information out of respect for the family’s privacy.
Many people have taken to Facebook to offer condolences. Additionally, counselors were made available for students and staff members at Aledo High School.MORE NEWS: 'A Step Towards Healing And Normalcy' Colleyville Synagogue Holds Services A Week After Hostage Standoff
The Tarrant County Medical Examiner’s Office is investigating the cause of death.