LOS ANGELES -- KEPR learned the pilot found dead in Los Angeles in October passed away from "natural causes." Lee Morris, 55, was found near a freeway off-ramp during a layover while on a three day work trip. The coroner's office tells Action News it was atherosclerotic heart disease, which could include a massive heart attack.
Burbank Police were initially concerned due to the location of his body, but have since closed the case based on results from the coroner.
KEPR CBS 19 serves the Tri-Cities area of Pasco, Richland and Kennewick, Washington and surrounding communities including Benton City, Prosser, Grandview, Sunnyside, Walla Walla, College Place, and Connell, Washington and Umatilla, Hermiston, Pendleton and Patterson, Oregon.