Texas high school football player dies after serious head injury in sport

A Texas state high school football player has died

after suffering a serious head injury in a recent game.

According to Jeff Bird, Cansino was reported to be unresponsive

on the field after the injury occurred less than 7 minutes into 4th quarter.

Emergency medical personnel were not able to revive Cansino on the field, 

and he was taken to the nearby University Medical Center in Lubbock.

Cansino's mother confirmed in a statement on Facebook

that her son had died, adding that his organs would be donated.