(L.A.) Juan Hernandez, 49, Died in a Motel

Case Number: 2020-00022

Los Angeles County is reporting the death of a 49-year-old Latin American male that occurred in a motel in South Gate.

The coroner’s office has identified the man as Juan Hernandez of Bell Gardens, California.

Manner of Death: Accident

Cause of Death: Atherosclerotic Heart Disease

Other Significant Conditions: Methamphetamine Effects; Glycosuria

RIP JUAN HERNANDEZ (October 24, 1970 – January 1, 2020)

Formal pronouncement of death was made on Wednesday at 2:16 p.m.

This is considered an accidental drug overdose.

The decedent was found lifeless inside room #127 of the Budget Inn, located at9014 Long Beach Boulevard, South Gate, 90280.