(L.A.) Hector Rivas Hernandez, 40, Died in a Hotel

Case Number: 2023-17040

Los Angeles County is reporting the death of a 40-year-old Latino male that occurred in a hotel.

The coroner’s office has identified the man as Hector Rivas Hernandez.

Manner of Death: Accident

Cause of Death: Effects of Fentanyl and Methamphetamine

RIP HECTOR RIVAS HERNANDEZ (December 28, 1982 – December 6, 2023)

Formal pronouncement of death was made on Wednesday at 1:32 p.m.

The Department of Medical Examiner publicly disclosed the COD ruling on January 25, presumably after the results of tox screening came back positive for the drugs.