VMI cadet dies during physical training

Posted at 12:05 AM, Sep 22, 2015
and last updated 2015-09-22 00:05:22-04

A VMI cadet is dead after collapsing during physical training today.

The school says emergency techs treated the first year cadet and took him to the school’s infirmary.

From there he was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.

VMI is not releasing the student’s name until family members have been notified.

The student’s death is under investigation.