15 Mysteries Surrounding Brittany Murphy’s Death


Whenever a celebrity passes away, the subject often falls under an unbelievable amount of scrutiny, especially if it comes as a surprise. People begin to believe they are detectives, and often try and explain the what often seems inexplicable in a wide variety of ways.

This is the case with the accidental death of actress Brittany Murphy, who was only 32 when her life came to an abrupt end. According to the official L.A. County Coroner’s report of Murphy’s death, she perished as a result of pneumonia, anaemia and a dangerous mix of prescription drugs, all which conspired to bring about an “accidental death” that resulted from “natural causes.”

There are serious doubts about Murphy’s death from the people who were closest to her.

Here are 15 curious mysteries surrounding the death of Brittany Murphy.

1. Pathology Doubts

Dr. Lakshmanan Sathyavagiswaran is a well-known pathologist in the L.A. County office, and was the chief medical examiner who determined Brittany Murphy’s death to be accidental. This is the same pathologist who worked on the Nicole Brown Simpson and Ron Goldman murder case which was apparently botched as he disturbed the crime scene. The team are also believed to have mixed DNA samples from the Simpson/Goldman investigation with those from another crime scene.