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Death of 13-year-old who OD’d ruled accidental

Nathan Wylie died of an “anoxic brain injury” due to suspected drug intoxication and the cause was accidental, according to the Montgomery County Coroner’s Office.  

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The 13-year-old died April 1 of a suspected opioid overdose a few days earlier after his father’s co-worker told police the boy got into Robert Wylie’s drugs.  

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Wylie’s death certificate also said the toxic substance was not identified.  No one has been charged in Nathan’s death, but prosecutors have said they were waiting to review toxicology results.

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