|Officials say Duckworth died of heart disease|
|Written by Admin|
|Wednesday, 27 August 2008 09:47|
Duckworth died Monday at 44 on the Oregon coast, where he was on a goodwill tour for the team.
The Oregon State Police said Wednesday the autopsy was done by Dr. Larry Lewman, a state medical examiner who concluded that Duckworth died of ``hypertrophic cardiomyopathy with congestive heart failure.''
The police statement says the heart disease had combined with high blood pressure to result in ``marked enlargement of his heart which had been failing for some time.''