Whitney Houston’s official causes of death are accidental drowning and the effects of heart disease and cocaine use, the L.A. County coroner’s report states. According to the report released this afternoon, Houston’s death did not involve any “trauma or foul play,” so human trash heap Nancy Grace can rest easy. Houston’s autopsy revealed that she also had marijuana, Xanax, Flexeril (a muscle relaxant), and Benadryl in her system when she died, but the report says that drugs “did not contribute” to her death. She was 48.
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - FEBRUARY 12: Singer Whitney Houston performs onstage at the 2011 Pre-GRAMMY Gala and Salute To Industry Icons Honoring David Geffen at Beverly Hilton on February 12, 2011 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic) *** Local Caption *** Whitney Houston Photo: Jeff Kravitz/2011 Jeff Kravitz