LA Medical Examiner: manner of death undetermined in Carrie Fisher passing

June 16, 2017 – The Los Angeles County Department of Medical Examiner-Coroner conducted an examination on the body of Carrie Francis Fisher, age 60, on December 30th, 2016.

The findings of the examination have established the cause of death to be as follows:

Cause of death: Sleep apnea and other undetermined factors

Other conditions: Atherosclerotic heart disease, drug use

How Injury Occurred: Multiple drug intake, significance not ascertained

The manner of death has been ruled undetermined.