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WWE Superstar Death --

Vicodin and Valium

3/1/2010 9:55 AM PST BY TMZ STAFF

WWE Superstar Death -- Vicodin and ValiumFormer WWE Superstar Eddie Fatu aka Umaga -- who died in December -- was the victim of a bad combination of drugs, according to the Harris County Medical Examiner in Texas.

Dan Morgan, the supervisory forensic investigator for Harris County, blamed "acute toxicity" -- claiming the combined effects of hydrocodone (aka Vicodin), carisoprodol (muscle relaxer), and diazepam (aka Valium) were responsible for the wrestler's death.

The death was ruled "accidental" -- Fatu was 36.

According to the WWE, Fatu was released from his wrestling contract on June 11 for violating the WWE Wellness Program and for refusing to go to rehab.

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Really sad to hear. Explains why we have'nt seen him. Our blessings go out to his feamily.

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