Officials in the Walton School District say counselors are being made available to students and staff after a High School senior collapsed in a hallway and died.

Superintendent Roger Clough issued a statement informing parents of the incident that was said to be the result of a medical emergency.

The student’s name has not been released.

The Superintendent said condolences and thoughts are going out to the family and friends of the 12th grader and parents are being encouraged to discuss the incident with their children whether they knew the student or not.