Statement on Campus Accident, Nov. 1

Earlier this afternoon, ASU campus police received reports of an accident on campus. An ASU student, Mr. Adonis Butler was pronounced deceased at the scene.

Until further notice, the Dennis Drive campus entrance (adjacent to the C.W. Grant Student Union on the East Campus) will be closed. The ASU Police, Albany Police, and Georgia State Patrol are conducting an investigation.

Our thoughts are with Mr. Butler’s family and friends as they deal with this tragic loss. Counseling is available through the Office of Counseling and Accessibility Services at 229- 500-2013 or in the Billy C. Black Building, room 170.

We ask that in consideration of the family of our Fallen Ram, the ongoing investigation, and out of respect, that you please do not post pictures or video related to the accident on social media or other platforms.