Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins had 10 completely different substances in his system on the time of his dying, based on Colombia’s lawyer common (as reported by CBS News).
Hawkins was discovered useless in his lodge room in Bogotá on Friday night time (March 25), simply hours earlier than the band was set to carry out. He was 50.
Among the many medicine present in his system by a urine toxicology check carried out by officers embrace marijuana, opioids, tricyclic antidepressants (medicine that have an effect on mind chemical compounds to ease despair signs) and benzodiazepines.
Well being officers additionally stated that Bogotá’s emergency regulatory heart acquired a report of a affected person with chest ache Friday night time. Well being officers responded, performing resuscitation maneuvers, however have been finally unsuccessful.
A precise explanation for dying was not introduced, and the Nationwide Institute of Forensic Drugs is continuous to analyze.
The information of Hawkins’ dying was confirmed by the band in a social media put up. “The Foo Fighters household is devastated by the tragic and premature lack of our beloved Taylor Hawkins,” the assertion reads. “His musical spirit and infectious laughter will dwell on with all of us perpetually. Our hearts exit to his spouse, kids and household, and we ask that their privateness be handled with the utmost respect on this unimaginably tough time.”
Following the tragic information, musicians instantly started mourning Hawkins’ dying, posting tributes to the drummer on social media.
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