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Tom Petty's Cause of Death: Accidental Overdose

After months of speculation, a medical examiner has ruled that Tom Petty died of an accidental overdose, according to a statement from the Los Angeles County Medical Examiner. The Hall of Fame musician had taken several pain medications, including Fentanyl, oxycodone and generic Xanax. Other medications included generic Restoril (a sleep aid) and generic Celexa (which treats depression).

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Timbaland Reveals How Nearly Dying From an Overdose of Painkillers Changed His Life: 'There Was a Light'

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Timbaland is poised to have one of the most successful years of his already iconic career, but it turns out he came very close to dying just three years ago while in the throes of a serious pill addiction. The 45-year-old music producer, DJ and songwriter  — whose real name is Tim Mosley —  recently ...

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