UMass reports unattended death near McGuirk Alumni Stadium on Wednesday

There is no ongoing public safety concern


(Collegian file photo)

By Abigail Charpentier, News Editor

The Massachusetts State Police are investigating an incident that occurred near University of Massachusetts on Wednesday, Oct. 30 involving the death of a man.

According to campus spokesperson Mary Dettloff, “UMass Police reported that an unattended death of an adult male occurred in the vicinity of McGuirk Alumni Stadium on [Wednesday, Oct. 30]. There is no ongoing public safety concern.”

On the scene were UMass Police, the Amherst Fire Department, Hadley Fire Department, area hazardous materials units and the Massachusetts State Police.

This story will be updated as more information is released.

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