Man Dies after Falling in Stairwell Near OU Campus

By: WSAZ News Staff Email
By: WSAZ News Staff Email

ATHENS, Ohio (WSAZ) -- A young man has died after an incident near Ohio University's campus, early Sunday morning.

Campus Police tell WSAZ.com that William Thomas, 23, was discovered in the rear stairwell of the restaurant Over Hang on North Court Street. He appeared to have fallen and was bleeding from the head.

Police performed CPR on Thomas, who was in cardiac arrest at the time. He was later pronounced dead at the hospital.

No foul play is suspected, but an autopsy will be done on Thomas' body.


Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station.
powered by Disqus
WSAZ NewsChannel 3 645 Fifth Avenue Huntington, WV 25701 304-697-4780 WSAZ Charleston 111 Columbia Avenue Charleston, WV 25302 304-344-3521
Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 246787151 - wsaz.com/a?a=246787151
Gray Television, Inc.