Originally Posted by Rommel49
He dies by falling into the middle of a pack of walkers in both cases.
And Ben tells Lee to drop him, that's assisted suicide. I just wanted to hear a woman with a british accent say "You are the weakest link, goodbye!" when he gets dropped.
I think they had that scene to hold in stark contrast to Irene's, quite honestly.
Irene was bitten and had no choice of continuing to leave.
Ben was a panicky, depressed teen feeling guilty.
And I wouldn't call it assisted suicide. He was throwing Ben to the wolves, like Larry wanted to throw Duck to them.