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Scott Weiland Died of Mixed Drug Toxicity, Medical Examiner Confirms

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Scott Weiland poses for a portrait at the Eddie Bauer Adventure House during the Sundance Film Festival on Jan. 24, 2015 in Park City, Utah. 

The Hennepin County Medical Examiner's office shared a press release Friday (Dec. 18) sharing that Scott Weiland died of a "mixed drug toxicity: cocaine, ethanol and methylenedioxyamphetamine (MDA). Other significant conditions are noted as atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, history of asthma and multi-substance dependence. Manner of death is accident."

Scott Weiland's Funeral Held in Los Angeles

Weiland, 48, passed away in Minnesota on Thursday, Dec. 3 while on tour with his band, Scott Weiland and the Wildabouts. The former Stone Temple Pilots and Velvet Revolver frontman's funeral was held in Los Angeles Thursday, Dec. 10. 

Scott Weiland, Former Stone Temple Pilots Singer, Dead at 48


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