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Young football player's autopsy expected

October 12, 2009 12:00:00 AM PDT
Autopsy results were expected Monday for a 10-year-old Simi Valley boy who collapsed during football practice and later died.David Sumner was practicing with the Simi Valley Vikings when he collapsed on the field Thursday night.

The fifth-grader underwent emergency surgery to relieve swelling on his brain, but was declared brain dead Friday.

An autopsy will determine the exact cause of death.

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