The Ultimate Warrior’s autopsy results and cause of death have been released


A week after the wrestling world was sent into a state of shock following the sudden death of WWE Hall of Famer The Ultimate Warrior the cause of his death has finally been revealed via autopsy.

To no one’s surprise, based on reports from the scene, Warrior (formerly James Hellwig) died of Atherosclerotic/Arteriosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease. In other words, he suffered a massive heart attack. No drugs or alcohol were found in his system so this is being termed death by natural causes.

Here is the speech he gave on RAW the night before his death.

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Ultimate Warrior Cause of Death Revealed — Autopsy Shows Fatal Heart Attack [TMZ]