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Autopsy shows Ultimate Warrior suffered fatal heart attack

 
Autopsy shows Ultimate Warrior suffered fatal heart attack

(TMZ) - The Ultimate Warrior died from a massive heart attack ... this according to the medical examiner who conducted the autopsy, TMZ has learned.

Officials tell TMZ ... the official cause of death for Warrrior -- real name James Hellwig -- was determined to be "Atherosclerotic/Arteriosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease" ... aka heart disease.

TMZ reports that officials classified Warrior's death as "natural" -- meaning neither drugs nor alcohol were directly involved.

As TMZ previously reported, Warrior clutched his chest outside of an Arizona hotel on April 8 while walking with his wife. He was rushed to a nearby hospital, but never regained consciousness.

Warrior was 54 years old.

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