(L.A.) Melvin Britt, 50, Died in a Hospital

Case Number: 2008-08901

Los Angeles County is reporting the death of a 50-year-old Black male that occurred in a hospital.

The coroner’s office has identified the man as Melvin Britt.

Manner of Death: Accident

Cause of Death A: Sequelae of Environmental Hypothermia

Cause of Death B: Exposure

Other Significant Conditions: Chronic Alcoholism, Alcoholic Cardiomyopathy

RIP MELVIN BRITT (February 8, 1958 – December 19, 2008)

Formal pronouncement of death was made on Friday at 5:01 p.m.