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EKU student found dead, officials say no foul play suspected

MADISON COUNTY, Ky. (WKYT) - Officials with Eastern Kentucky University say no foul play is suspected after a student was found dead in his dorm room late Monday night.

Officials with the university say 24-year-old Benji Fish was a senior environmental health science major from Prestonburg, Kentucky. Fish was found in his dorm room in Telford Hall residence hall.

No foul play is suspected.

The Madison County coroner says they are awaiting toxicology results as well as medical records from the family.

A final toxicology report is anticipated in two weeks.

The EKU police and Madison County coroner's office are handling the investigation.


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