New Jersey Man Died After Going to Ultra Music Festival: Police

Anthony Cassano, 20, died from multiple organ failures, Miami Police said

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    A 20-year-old man from New Jersey died after attending this year’s Ultra Music Festival, authorities said Friday.

    Anthony Cassano of Franklin Lakes, New Jersey passed away from multiple organ failures early Monday, Miami Police said in a report.

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    Authorities were sent to Bayfront Park at 301 N. Biscayne Boulevard late Sunday night for Cassano, and he was declared dead on arrival at Jackson Memorial Hospital, police said in their report.

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    The 2013 music festival wrapped up that night in Bayfront Park.

    An Ultra spokeswoman said Friday she had no information on the incident and no comment.

    Ultra expanded to two weekends this year. A total of 167 people were arrested in incidents related to the music festival, according to police.