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Pedro Menendez Football Player Injured During Practice
Pedro Menendez Football Player Injured During Practice

ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. -- A Pedro Menendez football player is in the hospital after he suffered an injury at practice Tuesday evening.

According to St. Johns Fire and Rescue, the player was airlifted to Shands Jacksonville at about 5:15 p.m as a trauma alert patient.

The teen had tingling in his spine and neck after taking a bad hit, Athletic Director Terry Sapp said, and coaches called 911 as a precaution.  It was not a life-threatening situation, Sapp furthered.

The player, Sapp explained, could still move his hands and feet and was mobile.
 
 

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