Mac Miller died of accidental overdose of fentanyl, cocaine and ethanol, coroner says

EMBED </>More Videos

Coroner's officials on Monday released the cause of death of the rapper Mac Miller, who died in September at his home in Studio City.

Coroner's officials on Monday released the cause of death of the rapper Mac Miller, who died in September at his home in Studio City.

The 26-year-old hip-hop artist, whose real name was Malcolm James McCormick, "died from mixed drug toxicity (fentanyl, cocaine and ethanol)," according to a statement from the Los Angeles County coroner's office.

RELATED: Mac Miller dies in his Studio City home at age of 26, family confirms

The manner of death was ruled accidental.

McCormick was found unresponsive Sept. 7 at his home in the 11600 block of Valleycrest Drive. He was pronounced dead at the scene by emergency responders.

The Pittsburgh native was in a two-year relationship with Ariana Grande that ended earlier this year.

MORE: Ariana Grande calls late ex-boyfriend Mac Miller 'sweetest soul'
EMBED More News Videos

Ariana Grande posted a tribute Friday to her ex-boyfriend Mac Miller a week after the hip-hop star's death.



His music, which often examined his depression and drug use, won him fans among some of the biggest names in hip-hop.

Performers at a tribute concert for him last week included Chance the Rapper, Travis Scott and John Mayer.

RELATED: Ariana Grande thanks exes in new song; Pete Davidson addresses break up on 'SNL'

IN MEMORIAM: Celebrities and notable figures who have died recently
The Associated Press contributed to this report.
Related Topics:
entertainment911 callrapperhip-hopcelebrity deathsfamous deathmusic newsu.s. & worldCalifornia
(Copyright ©2018 KABC-TV. All Rights Reserved.)