NY's First Vaping-Related Death Identified As 17-Year-Old Boy

NY's First Vaping-Related Death Identified As 17-Year-Old Boy

The 17-year-old boy was taken to Montefiore Medical Center in the Bronx, sources told The Post.

The death of New York City boy is being reported as the state's first vaping-related death, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Tuesday. He was re-admitted in late September and died on Friday, Oct. 4. Cuomo says the teenager was hospitalized in early September for a respiratory illness related to vaping.

Also on Monday, school districts in Kansas, Missouri and NY sued e-cigarette maker Juul.

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A Bronx teenager is the first person to die of a vaping-related illness in NY state, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Tuesday. It has been marketed to young people.

A young boy from the Bronx is considered to be the first person to die in the state because of vaping, according to the Daily News. "I don't know how many people have to die before he takes action, but the State is already taking aggressive action".

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