Coroner’s Autopsy Report Reveals New Information About Whitney Houston’s Death

CBS Los Angeles

[worldnow id=6910772 width=420 height=315 type=video]

LOS ANGELES (CBS) — The Los Angeles County Coroner released the official autopsy report for Whitney Houston Wednesday, detailing additional information about the the singer’s death.

The Coroner ruled Houston’s official cause of death as an accidental drowning in late March, but heart disease and cocaine use were listed as contributors.

Houston, 48, was found submerged in a bathtub filled with extremely hot water (93.5 degrees) in her Beverly Hilton hotel room on Feb. 11, the day before the Grammy Awards.

Cocaine, marijuana, Xanax, muscle relaxers and allergy medications were all found in Houston’s system when she died, according to the final report from the Coroner’s office.

The Coroner previously confirmed that prescription pill bottles were found in her room, but “not in alarming amounts,” reported.

According to the final autopsy report, “a small spoon with a white crystal-like substance in it and…

View original post 254 more words


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s