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Alexander Grant, 19

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Alexander developed hypothermia in subfreezing temperatures and likely became disorientated after he left an off-campus party while visiting friends at Skidmore College.  Alexander then drowned in a creek where he was found two days later. Police reports said there were several hundred people attending the two parties.

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