Popular teen, 16, dies after branch snapped as he climbed tree during birthday party

A youngster who was climbing a tree was slaughtered at the point when the branch he was on snapped, plunging him to the ground what’s more, causing deadly injuries.
On Friday evening, Jack Lewis, 16, a junior at Oakland Specialized High School in Oakland, California, was climbing a tree with a few companions amid a birthday party at Lake Merritt. 

Several young people were climbing the tree outside the entrance to Children’s Fairyland when a expansive appendage broke, what’s more, Lewis fell to the ground, reports the Contra Costa Times.
Reportedly, the boy’s neck was broken. 
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Oakland Tech Primary Staci Ross-Morrison depicted the youngster as ‘well-liked, vigorous what’s more, charismatic.’

He was a part of the school’s paddling group what’s more, dynamic in other school activities. 
‘Jack was a astounding group member. He continuously brought a incredible demeanor what’s more, was one of the best rowers on the team. It is awful to see him go. He will continuously be cherished what’s more, remembered,’ companion Noah Boonin composed on Instagram.
‘I am at a finish misfortune for words. Jack continuously had such a incredible vibe what’s more, was grinning at whatever point i saw him. You will be missed, Paddling at tech will never be the same,’ composed another friend.
‘We’re greatly grief stricken today,’ said the park’s official director, C. J. Hirschfield.
According to NBC Narrows Area, Oakland’s mayor, Libby Schaaf, discharged a articulation saying: ‘Yesterday’s lamentable mishap was a unfortunate misfortune for our city, yet most particularly for the family what’s more, companions of the youthful man who was lethally harmed in an mishap including a tree at Lake Merritt.’
On Saturday, adolescents spilled to the site of the lamentable accident, lighting candles, advertising prayers, what’s more, clearing out messages. 

‘He was the homeboy, you could talk to him about anything,’ companion Isis Fields, who assembled at the memorial, told the station. 
 

 

 

 

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