Cameron Boyce suffered a sudden, unexpected death due to epilepsy … according to a medical inspector confirming what we already knew about Disney's young superstar.
LA The ME County report also says Cameron did not use drugs or alcohol in his system … except Keppra – which is a cure for epilepsy.
We broke the story … The official reason for Cameron's death was postponed to his death certificate until the medical examiner's office could complete his investigation. The report says the 20-year-old developed non-traumatic epilepsy about 3 years ago … and had "several major seizures" over the years.
As we told you, despite having undergone epileptic seizures for a long time … Cameron was able to achieve great acting success in both television and movies. The ME report states that his seizures usually occur months apart.
Boyce suffered a fatal seizure on July 6, and died in his sleep . Our sources told us that his roommate found him unresponsive, and when paramedics arrived they could not revive him. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Cameron's death led to a heartfelt tribute by many celebrities including Michelle Obama who said, "Not only did he have incredible talent, but also an incredible heart. "
His family tells him that his spirit will live on through the" kindness and compassion of all who knew and loved him. "It is now obvious – the actor's favorite charity has raised thousands since his death. in his honor … with some help from his dad from the movie, Adam Sandler .