The WWE superstar died from heart disease.
Ultimate Warrior died as a result of a heart attack brought about by cardiovascular disease, his autopsy has concluded. The former WWE hall of famer died in Scottsdale, Arizona last Tuesday (8th April) with initially unknown causes. The 54 year-old wrestler reportedly collapsed as he walked from a hotel to his car with his wife after having been inducted into the WrestleMania Hall of Fame the night before.
Ultimate Warrior Died Last Tuesday Due To A "Massive Heart Attack."
Ultimate Warrior, birth name James Hellwig, was taken to a nearby hospital, where he was pronounced dead after suffering what doctor's termed a "catastrophic medical event" until an autopsy could be conducted. A post-mortem was conducted on Thursday by the county Medical Examiner's Office, confirmed Cari Gerchick, a spokesperson from Maricopa County in Phoenix, via The Independent.
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