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Ga. high school football player dies after game

Deantre Turman (247sports.com)

Deantre Turman (247sports.com)

A Georgia football player died after getting injured during a scrimmage Friday night.

According to media reports, the Fulton County Medical Examiner identified the player as Deantre Turman of Union City.

Turman, who plays for Creekside High School, was taken to Grady Memorial Hospital after getting hurt during the game at Benjamin Banneker High School in south Fulton County.

The junior cornerback was reported to have had a scholarship offer from Kentucky.