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CMU Student Dies After Four Story Fall in Grand Rapids

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Police say a Central Michigan University student has died after falling four stories at an entertainment complex.

The deadly accident happened early this morning at "The B.O.B" in Grand Rapids.

The 21 year old student, Zachary Bunting went into an open stairwell around two a.m. and tried to slide down a railing.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Bunting was a member of the CMU club hockey team.

He lived with four of his teammates and spent nearly every waking hour with them, becoming almost brothers.

9&10's Eric Lloyd spoke with one of his roommates today and has more details.

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