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Death of student found in car ruled accidental

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Cleveland Police have identified the cause of death for a man found dead in a car in August.

Police say 21-year-old Jonathan Messer died of acute alcohol intoxication and it is being ruled accidental.

READ MORE | Body of young man found in car in Cleveland

Police found Messer's body in early August in a car parked at the Carroll Court Apartments, Lee University Married Student Housing on Cherry Street.

Messer was a junior psychology major at Lee University and a 2010 graduate of Bradley Central.

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