Coroner rules student’s death in UNLV dorm natural
LAS VEGAS (AP) – The Clark County coroner says a 19-year-old student found dead in a University of Nevada, Las Vegas dormitory in February died of natural causes.
The coroner’s office said Wednesday that Race Matthew Salazar died of cardiac arrhythmia, a condition that causes an irregular heartbeat.
Authorities reported that Salazar was found dead about 2 p.m. Feb. 22 in a room at Tonopah Hall.
Campus officials said at the time that they did not suspect foul play.
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