(L.A.) Ricardo Amaya, 46, Died at a Residence

Case Number: 2023-05384

Los Angeles County is reporting the death of a 46-year-old Latino male that occurred at a residence.

The coroner’s office has identified the man as Ricardo Amaya.

Manner of Death: Accident

Cause of Death: Laennec Cirrhosis

Other Significant Condition: Methamphetamine Use

RIP RICARDO AMAYA (November 20, 1976 – May 12, 2023)

Formal pronouncement of death was made on Friday at 2:54 a.m.

Laënnec cirrhosis is primarily caused by excessive and chronic alcohol consumption.

Drug deaths are frequently classified as accidents under the assumption that the users didn’t intend to kill themselves.