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MSU student’s body found

 

Tim Pratt

 

A Mississippi State University student from West Point was found dead Thursday afternoon in a lake north of Starkville.  

 

The cause of death for 21-year-old Max Miller, of 1936 Waverly Drive, was drowning, Oktibbeha County coroner Michael Hunt said. Miller''s body was found around 1:30 p.m. Thursday in a lake in the Indian Ridge area off Rockhill Road, Hunt said. 

 

Miller had been missing since Tuesday, Hunt said. Hunt believes Miller was fishing and had a seizure, then fell in the water and drowned. Miller had experienced seizures in the past, Hunt said. 

 

Miller was a sophomore biological engineering major at Mississippi State.

 

 

 

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Article Comment CG commented at 4/3/2010 12:28:00 PM:

I am deeply saddened for the Miller family. My prayers will be with you.

 

Article Comment co-worker commented at 4/3/2010 10:42:00 PM:

I work with Max's brother and father and both are great guys. They would do anything for a person in need and I am sure Max was a great guy as well. My thoughts and prayers go out to the Millers.

 

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