Ashley Burns

 

 

Age: 14

 

Summary: ninth-grade student and cheerleader at Medford Vocational-Technical High School who had been hospitalized in critical condition from massive injuries to her spleen suffered in an apparent cheerleading stunt during a practice session earlier this week, in which it became one of the latest cheerleading accidents since 2001.

 

 

Cause of Death: Injuries sustained in a cheerleading accident

 

Born: May 16, 1991

 

Died: August 9, 2005

 

Location: Lowell, Massachusetts