Norwood boy dies after falling ill at Pennsylvania camp

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MILFORD, Pa. -

Police are investigating the death of an 11-year-old Bergen County boy who fell ill at a summer camp in Pennsylvania.

Norwood resident Daniel Beer died at a hospital Monday. Pennsylvania State Police say that Beer had complained of severe stomach pains prior to his death.

Beer was staying at Camp Nah-Jee-Wah in Milford, Pennsylvania.

Three others boys who were in Beer’s cabin were taken to the hospital as a precaution after showing signs of stomach illnesses. They were later released.

An autopsy was performed. Police are awaiting the results of a toxicology test.

Beer was a member of the Norwood Cub Scouts, according to the Norwood Cub Scouts Facebook page. He liked tennis, swimming and playing video games, according to his obituary.

The Associated Press wire services contributed to this report.

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