Macon teen dies of allergic reaction

A 15-year-old Central High School student died Monday of an allergic reaction to Macadamia nuts, Bibb County Coroner Leon Jones said.

Diallo Robbins Brinson was pronounced dead at Scottish Rite hospital in Atlanta, Jones said.

The boy’s family had eaten at a restaurant near McDonough on Sunday, the coroner said.

Jones said the teen was transferred from a Henry County hospital to Scottish Rite, where he later died.