Vigil Planned At Site Of UConn Accident
STORRS, Conn. (AP) _ Friends of a University of Connecticut student killed by a campus shuttle bus are planning a vigil near the spot where he died.
The investigation continued Thursday into this week’s death of 20-year-old David Plamondon, an aspiring doctor who was active in a campus singing group and community service programs.
Plamondon was a native of Westminster, Mass., and a semi-pro baseball player. He died Tuesday night when the shuttle bus struck him in a campus intersection.
UConn police say the investigation remains open and that no charges have been filed against the bus driver, described as a male student authorized to operate the vehicle.
A vigil in Plamondon’s memory is planned Thursday night near the intersection, and a memorial concert has been scheduled Friday night in the Student Union.
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