Tom Cutinella, Shoreham-Wading River HS football player, dead after injury in game, authorities say

Shoreham-Wading River football player Tom Cutinella died after

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Shoreham-Wading River football player Tom Cutinella died after colliding with an opponent and collapsing during a game on Wednesday, Oct. 1 , 2014, authorities said. The game was stopped as teammates, right, looked on. (Credit: Twitter, James Escher)

A member of the Shoreham-Wading River High School football team died Wednesday night after colliding with an opponent and collapsing during a game in Elwood earlier in the day, authorities said.

Junior Tom Cutinella, a guard/linebacker, was pronounced dead at Huntington Hospital after sustaining a head injury during the afternoon varsity game against John Glenn High School, part of the Elwood...

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