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INTERNATIONAL GRADUATE STUDENT DIES IN CANOE ACCIDENT

Old Dominion University student Karthik Leelavinothan died Sunday in a canoeing accident in the Great Dismal Swamp in Chesapeake. A native of India, he was a graduate student in the computer science department.

According to Chesapeake police, Leelavinothan drowned when his canoe overturned.

Arrangements for a memorial service have not yet been announced.

This article was posted on: September 4, 2006

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