Sunday, July 24th, 2016

Cal Poly Student Dies Outside Residence Hall

Cal-Poly-residence-hallSan Luis Obispo, CA — Cal Poly Officials have announced the name of the student who passed away early Sunday morning.  University Police received a call at approximately 11:56 p.m. Saturday that a 20-year-old male student was in need of medical treatment.  When they arrived at the scene outside of a Poly Canyon Village residence hall, police started CPR on the unresponsive man.

Officials say second year Biology major, Brandon Huang, passed away early Sunday morning while returning to his residence hall from off campus.

When they arrived at the scene, police transported Brandon to a local hospital, but he did not survive.

Police say there is no evidence of foul play.  Cal Poly President Jeffrey D. Armstrong expressed his condolences to the entire Cal Poly community. "We are saddened today to lose one of our own. Our deepest condolences are with the family and loved ones."

Officials are investigating the cause of death.