Authorities have released the official cause of death for hockey player Nic Kerdiles, almost two months after his tragic motorcycle accident. The 29-year-old athlete died from multiple blunt traumatic injuries, as stated in the medical examiner’s report obtained by TMZ and confirmed by People.
According to the report, Kerdiles suffered broken bones, brain bruising, and abrasions as a result of the crash, which occurred on September 23 in Nashville. The authorities have ruled the cause of the accident as an accident.
Further findings from Kerdiles’ autopsy report, also obtained by TMZ, revealed that there was evidence of alcohol in his system. Toxicology tests indicated that his blood alcohol content (BAC) was 0.124, which is higher than the legal limit of 0.08 in Tennessee.
The motorcycle accident took place when Kerdiles failed to stop at a stop sign and collided with a BMW SUV in a residential area. Following the collision, he was immediately transported to the hospital for treatment of his injuries. However, despite medical efforts, Kerdiles sadly succumbed to his injuries and passed away.
The news of Nic Kerdiles’ cause of death has sent shockwaves through the hockey community and his fans alike. The tragic accident serves as a reminder of the importance of following traffic laws, particularly when operating a motorcycle. The combination of alcohol consumption and negligence in obeying traffic signs can have devastating consequences, as evidenced by this fatal accident.
Kerdiles was a well-known and respected hockey player who had fans across the globe. His untimely death has left a void in the sporting world, with tributes pouring in from teammates, coaches, and fans. It is a heartbreaking loss for his family, friends, and the hockey community as a whole.
The investigation into the accident has concluded with the determination that it was indeed a tragic accident. As authorities continue to stress the dangers of impaired driving, this incident serves as a grim example of the potential consequences. It is crucial for individuals to prioritize safety and make responsible choices when behind the wheel.
Nic Kerdiles will be remembered for his talent, passion, and dedication to the sport. His legacy will live on in the hearts and memories of those who knew and admired him. May his passing serve as a reminder to cherish life and make safe choices to protect both ourselves and others on the road.