Bacterial infection possible in University of Oregon student's death

February 18, 2015 5:14 AM

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Bacterial infection possible in University of Oregon student's death

EUGENE, Ore. -- Public health officials are trying to figure out if a contagious bacterial infection caused the death Tuesday of a University of Oregon freshman.

CBS affiliate KVAL-TV reported Lauren Jones, a member of the acrobatics and tumbling team, died "unexpectedly" Tuesday afternoon, according to the school.

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