Hickey on boy’s neck led to death from stroke

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MEXICO CITY — A 17-year-old boy died after a stroke, caused by a hickey on his neck, FOX 11 in Los Angeles reports.

FOX 11 reports the boy’s girlfriend gave him the hickey earlier in the day, which caused the blood clot.

The clot traveled to his brain, causing the stroke. The boy is from Mexico City and began convulsing at the dinner table with his family.

Paramedics were not able to save him. According to The Sun, the boy’s 24-year-old girlfriend has not been seen since his death. Read more about another hickey-related stroke in The Sun.