PHILADELPHIA — Authorities are awaiting autopsy results to determine how a Temple University student died.

In a statement, the school says 24-year-old Michael Paytas of Holmes was found unresponsive in Paley Library on Monday. The fourth-year marketing major was taken to Hahnemann University Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

Counseling is available to students.

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