Lance Reddick’s cause of death revealed: The Wire actor died of coronary heart disease at the age of 60
- Riddick’s death certificate lists narrowed heart arteries as the cause of death
- This condition makes it difficult for blood and oxygen to reach the heart
- Riddick was found dead in his Los Angeles home on March 17
The late actor Lance Reddick died of heart disease, according to his death certificate.
Riddick, who died in March aged 60, had causes of death listed as ischemic heart disease and atherosclerotic coronary disease, according to a document obtained by him. TMZ Thursday.
The actor was discovered at his home on March 17 and was initially reported dead from natural causes, which was confirmed by the death certificate.
The death certificate also indicated that Riddick would be cremated.
The terms ischemic heart disease and coronary artery disease are often used interchangeably Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
Cause of death: Wire star Lance Reddick died of coronary heart disease, according to a death certificate obtained by TMZ Thursday; Seen in 2019 in Los Angeles
He was gone too soon: Riddick passed away on March 17 at the age of 60. He is best known for starring in The Wire and playing a supporting role in all four John Wick films; Seen with Ian McShane in John Wick: Chapter 4