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Star Wars actress Carrie Fisher died from 'sleep apnoea' and other causes

Fisher passed away in December last year at the age of 60 after she suffered a mid-air heart attack

Press Trust of India  |  Los Angeles 

Carrie Fisher
Carrie Fisher. Image courtesy: Wikipedia

"Star Wars" actress died from and a combination of other factors, the County coroner's office said.

passed away in December last year at the age of 60 after she suffered a mid-air heart attack.


Coroner's officials released the autopsy results for Fisher's death late Friday, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

They, however, said investigators were not able to determine an exact cause.

The release stated that showed signs of having taken multiple drugs, but the investigators could not find out whether they were something to do with her death.

is a condition in which a person's breathing pauses during sleep.

First Published: Sat, June 17 2017. 14:20 IST
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