Heartbreaking: Bullied Boy Dies A Day After Turning 12 Due To School Fight

Heartbreaking: Bullied Boy Dies A Day After Turning 12 Due To School Fight
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A Philadelphia sixth-grader who was formerly in a coma due to injuries he sustained from a fight died after being taken off life support.

Bailey O’Neill died Sunday morning, one day after his twelfth birthday.

He suffered a concussion, broken nose and numerous other injuries in a fight at Darby Township School on January 10th. Doctors put him into a medically induced coma after he began having seizures.

The school is now hiring extra counselors to make sure every student is paid attention to in regards to being bullied.

Sean Levinson | Elite. 

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