Family spokesman: Atlanta teen who died was running in heat

A representative for the family of an Atlanta area teenager who died says the girl was running outside in the heat for a conditioning drill when she collapsed

ATLANTA -- A representative for the family of an Atlanta area teenager who died says the girl was running outside in the heat for a conditioning drill when she collapsed.

Miller said Bell's family is wondering why she was outside.

Clayton County Public Schools Superintendent Morcease Beasley said in a statement school officials were saddened by the loss of the student. A spokesman, Ronald Jones-Shields, said the district would have no additional comment, citing an active investigation.

Georgia Bureau of Investigation spokeswoman Nelly Miles said an autopsy was scheduled for Thursday.

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