Autopsy: SHU student choked to death during eating contest
The Medical Examiner's report officially lists the cause of death for Caitlin Nelson as accidental asphyxia.
The 20-year-old Sacred Heart University student died after her airway became blocked during a pancake-eating contest.
News 12 is told that Nelson was taken to the hospital on March 30 and died three days later on April 2.
A family friend says Nelson donated her organs.
Nelson will be laid to rest this weekend.