Thousands Turn To Twitter In Support Of Fallen Sandburg Student

05/07/2012 10:44 am ET | Updated Jul 07, 2012

Close friends and family began sharing their grief on Twitter about suddenly losing a loved one Sunday night. Within a few hours, thousands of people joined them online, sharing thoughts and prayers after the death of 15-year-old Ryan Nash.

The Carl Sandburg High School freshman and baseball player was declared dead by the Cook County Medical Examiner's Office Sunday night. The coroner hasn't released a cause of death, though family and friends believe he committed suicide.

Read more on Orland Park, IL Patch

Suggest a correction