A Wamego native attending school at Pittsburg State University has died.
According to university president, Steve Scott – Ashly Erickson, 23, died unexpectedly May 6.
Scott said in a press release, “there are few things in life more difficult than losing a loved one, especially someone so young and full of life. I extend my deepest sympathies and offer condolences on behalf of the entire Pittsburg State University community.”
Erickson was a senior majoring in management and marketing, set to graduate from the university last weekend.
A moment of silence was held in her honor.
A cause of death has not been released.