(L.A.) Sharon Walker, 66, Died in a Hospital

Case Number: 2023-01717

Los Angeles County is reporting the death of a 66-year-old Black female that occurred in a hospital.

The coroner’s office has identified the woman as Sharon Walker.

Manner of Death: Accident

Cause of Death: Atherosclerotic Heart Disease

Other Significant Condition: Effects of Cocaine

RIP SHARON WALKER (August 13, 1956 – February 11, 2023)

Formal pronouncement of death was made on Saturday at 4:25 p.m.

Ruling by the deputy medical examiner was published on September 27, presumably after the results of tox screening came back positive for the drug.

This is considered an accidental overdose.