The death of a trainee at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland remains under investigation.
Nineteen-year-old Air Force basic trainee Kelani Thomas died Monday morning after collapsing during routine physical fitness training.
According to a statement from the base, “Following her collapse, on-scene medical personnel began immediate resuscitation efforts until Emergency Medical Response personnel arrived. Thomas was then transported to San Antonio Military Medical Center where a medical team was unable to revive her.”
Thomas was in her first week of Basic Military Training assigned to the 322nd Training Squadron.