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Skidmore College graduate killed in Boston accident

Posted at: 12/06/2012 5:14 PM
Updated at: 12/06/2012 5:52 PM
By: WNYT Staff

SARATOGA SPRINGS - A Skidmore College graduate has been killed in an accident in Boston.

According to Boston University, Christopher Weigl was riding his bike when he was struck and killed by a tractor trailer, on Thursday.

It happened not far from the university's campus.

The school says, 23-year-old Weigl was pursuing a Masters in photojournalism.

A Southborough, Mass. native, he graduated from Skidmore in May 2011.