One Person Killed in Graduation at Ohio State University in Columbus, OH

May 5, 2024
Victim's Name(s)
Type of Accident
Miscellaneous Incident
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected

Where it Happened

The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
Ohio State University
Ohio State University
Injuries Sustained

Fatal injuries

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Individual fell from the stands at a stadium during a graduation ceremony

What Happened

Ohio Police are investigating an incident that left one person dead at Ohio State University in Columbus, OH on May 5th, 2024. Authorities say it occurred during a graduation ceremony on campus and stated it involved an individual falling from the stands at the stadium it took place in. That individual was not publicly identified and is said to have been fatally injured. Authorities did not have nay additional information available.

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