Feb 15, 2014 2:27 PM by Maddie Garrett
A Fort Carson Middle School student was found unresponsive in the school's bathroom Friday, February 14th. Fountain-Fort Carson School District said the 8th grade student was rushed to Evans Hospital where he was pronounced dead.
No other information about the incident or manner of death is being released at this time.
The school district said in an email statement: "Our deepest condolences go out to the family, the friends, the staff and the Fountain-Fort Carson community for this loss."
Fort Carson said there is no threat to the community at this time. The mountain post also said in an email statement:
"Fort Carson is saddened by the loss of one o our young Family members, a student at Carson Middle School. This is a tragedy for our community and our thoughts and prayers are
With the student's Family and friends. Counselors are being made available to assist students during this difficult time."
Fort Carson also said a thorough investigation is being done into the events surrounding the student's death.