WASHINGTON – A University of Virginia student died in D.C. Saturday night.
Mary Shelley Goldsmith, a second year University of Virginia student, died at a D.C. hospital, according to a university email to students. She was in town visiting friends, the email says.
Authorities have not said what led to her death or the location.
She was a member of the Alpha Phi sorority at the University of Virginia.
Her father said in a Facebook post that even though she lived less than 20 years, she had more impact than many people who live much longer.
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