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College Student Dies of Alcohol Poisoning

Freshman found at frat party

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    Eighteen-year-old Brett Griffin was a freshman at the University of Delaware.

    An autopsy Sunday may determine whether a college student from Kendall Park, N.J., died of alcohol poisoning.

    Eighteen-year-old Brett Griffin was a freshman at the University of Delaware.

    Police found him early Saturday at an off-campus house where the fraternity he was pledging was hosting a party.

    Griffin later died at a nearby hospital.

    Alcohol overdose was the preliminary cause of death. A medical examiner will have to make the final determination.