Coroner says 25-year-old woman died of drug overdose last month
JOHNSTOWN - New details have emerged in a death investigation in Johnstown’s West End section last month.
Cambria County Coroner Jeff Lees said toxicology reports confirm that the unidentified woman, 25, died of a drug overdose Nov. 14.
Her body was found on the bedroom floor in a Blaine Street house.
An unidentified man was found unresponsive in a bathtub and taken to Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center.
The incident happened while two young children, including one with special needs, were sleeping inside.
Her death was ruled accidental. Lees said the woman had a number of drugs in her system.
Lees said there have been 74 overdose deaths in Cambria County this year and six other results are pending.