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Coroner: Drug intoxication cause of death for man found in Lamont field

Posted at 11:33 AM, May 10, 2019
and last updated 2019-05-10 14:37:49-04

LAMONT, Calif. — The man found dead in a Lamont field in March died from drug intoxication, according to a postmortem examination.

Officials have also ruled 39-year-old Miguel Aguilar's death as an accident.

According to initial reports from KCSO, officials were called to the 6900 block of Di Giorgio Road just before 6:30 p.m. on March 26. KCSO says people in the area were walking when they found Aguilar's body in the field near Di Giorgio.