BERKLEY - Frontier graduate and Cal Berkley football player Ted Agu died suddenly in February of a heart condition, according to the official report.
The 21-year-old collapsed during a supervised conditioning drill at Berkley Feb. 7. Team physician Dr. Casey Batten says Agu was taken to the team facility immediately.
Specifically, Agu died of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, or excessive thickening of the heart muscle without any obvious cause, according to the Alameda County coroner's office.
The genetic condition is the most common cause of sudden cardiac death in athletes.
Car crashes with baby inside at Outlets at Tejon
A single vehicle rollover stopped traffic for a short time near the Outlets at Tejon Saturday afternoon.
At least one killed in head-on fiery crash
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Police search for 4th suspect in local shooting
Bakersfield police are on the lookout for a suspect they say was involved in an attempted murder near South Bakersfield on Friday, Feb. 27.
3 arrested on attempted murder charges
On February 27, 2015 at about 9 p.m., Bakersfield police officers were in the area of the 2600 block of S. Real Rd. when they heard several…