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Teen dies after being found unresponsive at Leesburg health center

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Authorities are investigating the death of a teenager who was found not breathing at a mental health treatment center in Leesburg.

Loudoun County Sheriff's Office spokesman Kraig Troxell told The Washington Post on Friday that the youth died at a hospital, where he was taken after he was found nonresponsive on Sunday at North Spring Behavioral Healthcare in Leesburg.

Troxell did not provide the youth's age or other details, citing the ongoing investigation. Authorities are awaiting autopsy results.

According to its website, North Spring Behavioral Healthcare offers treatment for children and adolescents. The Post reports that a North Spring spokesman could not immediately be reached for comment.

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