Ohio State University Student Madison Paul Dies After Falling Off Of Parking Garage

Madison Paul, a Ohio State University student, died Monday from injuries sustained after a fall from the top of the Ohio Union South Garage on the Ohio State campus.

Paul, was transported to Wexner Medical Center after the 1:50 PM incident, where she was later pronounced dead. While OSU police said they do not believe that any foul play was involved, they are still going to investigate the circumstances of Paul’s death, said Benjamin Johnson, a university spokesman.

Ohio State officials released a statement on Paul’s death:

“We are heartbroken to learn that the student who fell from the Ohio Union South Garage today has died. On behalf of the entire community, our thoughts and prayers are with the family and friends of Madison Paul. We have reached out to offer our support and condolences to Madison’s parents.”

Paul, whose was 19-years-old, died eight days after her birthday. The university is offering grief counseling for those affected. The number to call is 614-292-5766.

Paul’s death comes just a couple of weeks after the death of Ohio State student Reegan Tookes, who was found shot dead near the main entrance to Scioto Grove Metro Park on the OSU campus.

RIP, Madison Paul. ❤️😔 Buckeye Nation mourns your loss and for your pain!

— Morgan Ann Johnson (@MAJ_OSU) February 28, 2017

Sending endless prayers to family & friends of Madison Paul. Cherish every single memory you make with someone, life is so precious.

— meg (@mulbrich44) February 28, 2017

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