TMZ Confirms What Caused The Ultimate Warrior’s Sudden Death

TMZ Confirms What Caused The Ultimate Warrior’s Sudden Death

TMZ provided the following update regarding the sudden death of The Ultimate Warrior last week:

“The Ultimate Warrior died from a massive heart attack … this according to the medical examiner who conducted the autopsy, TMZ has learned.

Officials tell TMZ … the official cause of death for Warrrior — real name James Hellwig — was determined to be “Atherosclerotic/Arteriosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease” … aka heart disease.

Officials classified Warrior’s death as “natural” — meaning neither drugs nor alcohol were directly involved.

As we previously reported, Warrior clutched his chest outside of an Arizona hotel on April 8th while walking with his wife. He was rushed to a nearby hospital, but never regained consciousness.

Warrior was 54-years-old.”