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School officials tell us star football player has died

LINCOLN COUNTY, MS (Mississippi News Now) - We've learned that Peyton Flowers has died.

The principal of Loyd Star High School tells us he passed away this afternoon.

The 18-year-old was senior and star football player at the Lincoln County school.

He had been at UMMC, fighting for his life since Friday night when he felt ill during a football game.

Doctors have been treating Flowers for a subdural hematoma, or brain bleed.

Friends and family have set up a Prayers for Peyton Flowers Facebook page where they are sharing information regarding his status.

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