Transcript for Gymnast dies after training accident
A college defense has died following a training accident in Connecticut twenty year old Melanie Coleman was a junior nursing student at southern Connecticut state university in New Haven. The school says she died yesterday at Yale New Haven hospital two days after suffering a spinal cord injury during practice. Coleman was a former Allstate tunis at Jonathan's a high school in Milford. The university's president is calling her death a tragic loss.
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