K-2 was an athletic, energetic first-year Cub Scout who didn’t let a severe asthma problem slow him down, his mother said.
"He loved baseball, he played first base mostly. He used to say, 'Mama, I'm going to be a big baseball player and take care of you someday.' "
Bert Adams Scout Camp, which opened in 1960, was originally founded in 1928 in Vinings, according to the camp’s website. This week is the last of four sessions held at the campground, and camp continued after the teenager’s death, according to a spokeswoman for the Boy Scouts’ Atlanta council.
In May 2017, a Cobb County teenager was killed when a tree fell on her while on a camping trip in Bartow County. Joelle Dalgleish, 16, was a student at Harrison High School.