Lancaster City Police investigate death of Franklin and Marshall Student

Police in Lancaster City are investigating the death of a 20-year old male at Franklin and Marshall College early Sunday morning. The call came in at 2:13 a.m. that sophomore student, Eric Phillips, had collapsed in the common area of a resident hall.

Friends with Phillips called for help immediately but he could not be revived. He was rushed to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Lancaster City Police are investigating and an autopsy is expected to determine the cause of death.