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Wayne County child passes away

Jorge Silva was a third-grade student at Spring Creek Elementary School. After falling ill, the child was taken to Wayne Memorial Hospital where he died on Sunday.

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GOLDSBORO, N.C. — Family and friends are mourning the loss of an 8-year-old boy from Wayne County.

Jorge Silva was a third-grade student at Spring Creek Elementary School. After falling ill, the child was taken to Wayne Memorial Hospital where he died on Sunday.

Officials have not released a cause of death pending an autopsy.

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