AP photographer Dave Martin dies after collapsing on field after Chick-fil-A Bowl

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Dave Martin, a photographer for the Associated Press, died Tuesday night after collapsing on the field following the Chick-fil-A Bowl in Atlanta. Martin was 59.

Martin, who worked out of Montgomery, Ala., fell to the ground after Texas A&M defeated Duke on Tuesday night. Medical personnel from both Duke and Texas A&M immediately rushed to his aid.

Martin was placed on a stretcher and taken to Emory Hospital Midtown where he died on Wednesday, according to a statement from the Associated Press.

Martin is survived by his wife, Jamie Martin, and their two children, Emily and Skip.

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