Death of Local Man Appears Due to Natural Causes
Published on March 22 2013 7:05 pm
Last Updated on July 14 2013 4:07 pm
Written by Greg Sapp
The Thursday death of a local man appears to be due to natural causes.
The Effingham County Coroner's Office responded to a call at 6pm Thursday to a residence in Beecher City. 67-year-old Alan Maxwell was found unresponsive in the residence by a roommate. Emergency medical assistance and police were notified.
Maxwell was pronounced dead by the coroner's office at 6:30pm. The initial investigation disclosed that Maxwell died of natural causes and no foul play is suspected.
The investigation continues by the Coroner's Office and the Effingham County Sheriff's Department.