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3rd fatal victim of Boston Marathon identified as student Lu Lingzi

Posted at 9:55 AM, Apr 17, 2013
and last updated 2013-04-17 10:05:10-04

BOSTON (PIX11) — The third fatal victim of the Boston bombing has been identified as Chinese national Lu Lingzi.

She was a Boston University graduate student who was studying statistics.

Lingzi was watching the race with two others when the bombings occurred. One of her friends, who was not identified was seriously injured while the other was left unharmed.

She had studied at Beijing Institute of Technology before, according to the New York Times, and was pursuing a graduate degree at B.U.