A fraternity in Ohio has been kicked off campus after a hazing incident cost one of its pledges a testicle.

Wilmington College told the Dayton Daily News it will never again recognize Gamma Phi Gamma as a campus organization.

The move is in response to a fraternity ceremony last fall.

Members of the fraternity, which bills itself as the oldest local fraternity in the nation, struck 19-year-old Tyler Lawrence with a "towel fashioned as a weapon," according to court records.

After complaining of significant pain, Lawrence was taken to a local hospital, where he underwent surgery to remove one of his testicles.

According to police, about 20 fraternity members "were either watching or participating in the pledging."

Lawrence told Cincinnati TV station WLWT in November that it was a freak accident, and not hazing.

America's most out-of-control frats

Published On: Aug 30 2013 11:03:52 AM CDT   Updated On: Jan 06 2014 01:34:23 PM CST

"Animal House" has nothing on these fraternities, among the most out-of-control in America.

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America's fraternities are in trouble. Nearly 60 students have died in incidents involving frats since 2005, including 12 last year -- the most fatalities in at least a decade, according to Rolling Stone, which looked at 10 of the most out-of-control fraternities in America: