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Cause of death determined for radio host Art Bell

Posted: 1:22 PM, Aug 01, 2018
Updated: 2018-08-01 20:24:28Z

The Clark County coroner has ruled radio host Art Bell's death was an accidental overdose.

Bell, known for his paranormal-themed nightly show syndicated at hundreds of stations, died in Pahrump in April . The coroner said Bell was suffering COPD and hypertension and had multiple drugs in his body when he died. 

Bell was 72 years old. He hosted "Coast to Coast AM."