Scott Weiland Died of Accidental Drug Overdose, Medical Examiner Confirms

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Scott Weiland

The former Stone Temple Pilots and Velvet Revolver frontman died on Dec. 3 while on tour with The Wildabouts.

The Hennepin County Medical Examiner's office shared a press release Friday 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."

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.

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