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Child dies after choking at school

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A 4-year old Pre-K student is dead after choking on a chicken taco at a Dallas ISD school.

It happened at Mount Auburn Elementary School on East Grand Avenue.

Those at the school performed the Heimlich maneuver and CPR on Manny Ramirez.

He also suffered a seizure.

Ramirez was rushed to the hospital but it was too late.

Grief counselors are on campus to help the staff and students.

The district sent a letter home with students notifying parents of the child's death.

Manny Ramirez's sister also attends Mount Auburn Elementary.

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