A press release says Nicolas Pendl, 19, of Allegany, N.Y., died from asphyxiation due to drowning. The drowning occurred after he experienced a seizure.
Pendl was found on the shoreline of lower St. Regis Lake. The body was found Tuesday afternoon face-down in the water a short distance behind the Clinton dorms.
Police say Pendl suffered for a known preexisting seizure disorder.
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