Aquan Lewis, a fifth-grader in a suburban Chicago school, was found unresponsive and hanging from a hook in the school’s bathroom Tuesday afternoon, according to USA Today. The Oakton Elementary student was pronounced dead Wednesday morning at Children’s Memorial Hospital in Chicago. The Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office preliminary findings indicate that Lewis took his own life but an area school district spokeswoman said that the death was an accident and gave no further information.—B.B.
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