ONEONTA – Oneonta police have released the official cause of death for the 18-year-old freshman student at SUNY Oneonta who died on Dec. 2.
Police say the death of Daniel Michaels of Dix Hills, Suffolk County, was accidental, and it was caused by a “mixed drug toxicity,” which included amphetamine, ethanol, alprazolam and marijuana.
Michaels was a freshman studying business economics at SUNY Oneonta. He was found unresponsive at a private residence in Oneonta on Dec. 2.
Police say the investigation into Michaels’ death is continuing.
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