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Concord Elementary School in Anderson County (Oct. 10, 2019/ FOX Carolina)

ANDERSON, SC (FOX Carolina) – A fifth grade student was airlifted to the hospital Thursday after an accident on the playground, according to Anderson County District 5 spokesman Kyle Newton.

Newton said the injury happened at Concord Elementary.

The boy fell from a swing and was non-responsive.

When EMS arrived, EMTs called for a medical helicopter, which Newton said transported to boy to Greenville.

The child’s family was notified.

Newton later passed along an update from the boy's family. Per Newton, the child suffered a broken wrist and a severe neck injury. The boy's condition beyond that, however, was not communicated.

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