Pennsylvania National Guard soldier, 17, dies after collapsing during training

Pvt. Alyssa Cahoon, a 17-year-old soldier with the Pennsylvania National Guard, died last week after collapsing during basic combat training at Fort Jackson in Columbia, South Carolina. Cahoon was just days away from graduating alongside her twin sister, Brianna. Both were human resource specialists, according to the 1st Battalion 34th Regiment. Cahoon’s family said she had a rare heart abnormality.

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