Transcript for Bowling Green State University student hospitalized after alleged hazing incident
Back now with a parent's worst nightmare. The college student hospitalized after an alleged hazing incident just days after another student was found dead at a fraternity house. That heartbroken family now speaking out. Here's Mona Kosar Abdi. Reporter: Tonight, two families in two states devastated by what happened to their college age sons in separate incidences of alleged fraternity hazing. Bowling green state university student stone Foltz is alive but in critical condition, a statement from the university citing alleged hazing activity involving alcohol consumption at a pi kappa alpha offcampus event. We have placed this fraternity on suspension as we work with law enforcement. This less than a week after the father of Adam oaks a freshman at Virginia commonwealth university opened his door to police. Then they broke to news to us, and it's just been a disaster ever since. Reporter: The family says they heard from friends present that Adam was encouraged to consume a large quantity of whiskey as part of an initiation process. Then passed out. The next morning they checked on him, he was dead. Reporter: That fraternity suspended by the national organization and by vcu, which promises an independent investigation. And two anti-hazing activists whose son died in 2018 frustrated by lax laws. The word hazing apparently is acceptable, but if you translate it to what it really is, abuse, then you see it as the crime that it is. Reporter: Pi kappa alpha fraternity says they are horrified and outraged, adding they have a zero tolerance policy when it comes to hazing. Whit? When we come back here, news tonight on inaugural poet Amanda Gorman. What she said happened after a
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