ASU Student Becomes Ill in University Parking Lot, Dies at St. Bernard's

NOVEMBER 30, 2006 - Posted at 8:13 a.m. CST

JONESBORO, AR - University police and emergency workers responded Wednesday night to a report of a woman who became ill in a parking lot at Arkansas State University.

She was transported by ambulance to St. Bernard's Medical Center in downtown Jonesboro, where she later died.

Authorities say her death is believed to be the result of natural causes, and foul play is not suspected at this time.

University officials say the woman was a student at ASU, but her identity has not yet been released, pending notification of family members.